1 killed, 2 injured in Poonch road accident

A youth died while two others were injured in a road accident in this district on Saturday.

A police official said a motorcycle on way from Poonch to Kalai skidded of the road near Betar Nallah Bridge. He said 28-year-old Muhammad Saleem of Kasaliyan village of the district was critically injured in the accident while two others received minor injuries.

Saleem was rushed to local hospital where he was declared as brought dead by the doctors, said the official. The other two injured persons are undergoing treatment the hospital.

The official said a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at a local police station.