One dead, five injured after two vehicles collide on Kashmir highway

One person died and five others were injured after a car and a passenger cab suffered a collision in Banihal area of Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.
One dead, five injured after two vehicles collide on Kashmir highway

One person died and five others were injured after a car and a passenger cab suffered a collision in Banihal area of Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

Reports said a private car and a passenger cab collided near Gund Tethar Banihal on Srinagar-Jammu highway, resulting into death of one person and injuries to several others.

The deceased was identified as Muhammad Abdullah, a resident of Kishtwar.

An official said the accident took place due to slippery road condition, adding that the injured were taken to a hospital for treatment.

In another accident, a bus carrying ITBP soldiers rolled down into a gorge near Khuni Nallah on the highway earlier today, leaving a soldier dead and 34 injured.

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