10 injured in Kangan road accidents

At least 10 persons were injured in separate road accidents in Kangan area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Friday.

Officials said that a car (SWIFT) JKO1H-9053 collided with another car ( i -20) JKO1AJ-6365 resulting injuries to six persons travelling in both the cars.

The injured were rushed to sub district hospital Kangan where from they were referred to SKIMS Soura for specialized treatment. The injured were identified as Hatim Khan, Afeef Ahmad, Jazim Ahmad Khan of Anantnag and Manzoor Ahmad, Muhammad,Tabasum Jaan and Muhammad Aafan of Illahibagh Soura.

In the second accident on Srinagar-Leh highway in Kangan area, police said a taxi cab (JK03E/2932) hit and injured Rayees Ahmad Mir of Drughtango Kangan.

He was brought to SDH kangan for treatment where from doctors referred him to SMHS Hospital for further treatment.

In the third accident, police said a truck (JK05B/7132) hit and injured a woman identified as Zaitoon Begum (45) of Ramwari Gund-Kangan.

She was hospitalised.

Meanwhile, officials said that an Army vehicle hit and injured a pedestrian at Kullan Kangan. The injured identified as Firdous Ahmad Sheikh (13) of Kullan was rushed to PHC Kullan where from he was referred to SDH Kangan. Police has taken cognizance of all the cases and taken up investigation.