One person died while two others were grievously hurt in a road accident, apparently caused due to heavy fog in north Kashmir's Mirgund area on Monday morning.
Reports said that a Tavera carrying newspapers from Srinagar to Kupwara collided with a cement mixer on Srinagar-Baramulla road near Mirgund, resulting in critical injuries to three persons.
The driver of the vehicle identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat Son of Ali Mohammad a resident of Ratnipora Pulwama died on the spot, said a police official.
The two others have been shifted to a hospital for treatment.
(With inputs from Shahid Rafiq and Ali Imran)