Kupwara: A woman succumbed to injuries taking the death toll to two in a road mishap in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, officials said.
The deceased woman has been identified as Jana Begam wife of Mohammad Younus Khatana of Ucher Magam Handwara.
Earlier today, a private vehicle (CH03A-2071) collided with a truck (JKO3-8559) at Hatmulla area of Kupwara.
The driver identified as Shabir Ahmad Deedar son of Saifullah Din of Kupwara died on the spot while four others sustained critical Injuries and were shifted to hospital.
The injured include Dawood Ahmad Khtana son of Younus Ahmad Khatana, Ghulam Rasool Khatan , residents of Ucher Magam and Masrat Begum wife of Ashfaq Ahmad of Shatwari Nagrii. They are undergoing treatment at SDH Kupwara, health officials said.