Srinagar: A 19-year-old girl was killed after a truck hit a scooty in Nambal crossing area of Awantipora in south-Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Senior police official told Kashmir Reader that a Srinagar-bound truck bearing Registration Number JK-14G 0740 driven by one Mohammed Hanief son of Mohammed Fisha Gojar, a resident of Udhampur, hit a scooty, bearing Registration Number JK-13D 7883, driven by one Suhail Ahmad son of Asadullah Khan, a resident of Bohu Awantipora, near Nambal crossing.
The mishap, according to the official, resulted in on-spot death of pillion rider identified as Muskan Manzoor (19) daughter of Manzoor Ahmad Dar, a resident of Dogripora.
The trucker has been arrested and the truck seized.
A case FIR number 39/2021 under section 304-A IPC has been registered at police station has been registered and further investigations taken up. Official said