Kupwara: At least five people were injured in a road accident in this north Kashmir district on Saturday.
Sources said that a Tata Sumo on way towards Srinagar from the border area Kalaroos, Kupwara skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep Nala near Tangibal Kalaroos Kupwara, resulting in injuries to five people including the driver.
The locals of the area reached the spot and started rescuing the injured people who were shifted to a nearby hospital wherefrom one was referred to Srinagar hospital for advanced treatment. Kupwara police has registered a case in this regard and started investigation.
Police said it is also monitoring the health of the injured people in the hospital.
The names of all the injured people could not be ascertained however police said all are from Kalaroos.