Speeding dumper runs into parking space near Ramsoo, five vehicles damaged

A speeding dumper ran into a roadside parking space near Ramsoo area of Ramban district of Jammu on the national highway Wednesday night damaging at least five parked vehicles even as police have launched a manhunt to nab the driver.

The driver identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad, a resident of Tajnihal village of Ramsoo subdivision, overdrove the dumper, bearing number JK-19/ 0164, into the parking space around 8:30 pm last night damaging five vehicles including three private light vehicles two of which had been newly purchased, SHO Ramsoo, Mohammad Annayat told Greater Kashmir.

He said all the five vehicles including 2 newly purchased Alto cars received extensive damage in the incident while the driver escaped from the spot.

The SHO Ramsoo said a manhunt has been launched to nab him even as an FIR no 08 /2021 under section 279 IPC has been registered against him at Police Station Ramsoo.

Annayat said that no one was hurt in the incident.