Truck overturns on highway, disrupts vehicular movement
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Truck overturns on highway, disrupts vehicular movement

Traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway remained disrupted for few hours on Wednesday after a fruit laden truck overturned at Nachlana in Ramban district.

Traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway remained disrupted for few hours on Wednesday after a fruit laden truck overturned at Nachlana in Ramban district.

Sources said that truck bearing registration number PB29M-9909 carrying consignments of fruit from Shopian to Bangalore turned turtle due to "rash driving by the driver."  

"The driver and helper of the truck received minor injuries; both were rushed to sub district hospital Banihal for treatment," they added.

Vehicular traffic on both sides of the highway remained affected till the truck was towed by a crane which was arranged by the Traffic police.

Inspector general of police – Traffic Jagjit Kumar while talking to Greater Kashmir said, "Vehicular movement remained disrupted for nearly two hours as the truck was fully loaded and a special crane had to be arranged to clear it from the highway."

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