Speeding lorry crushes pedestrian to death in north Kashmir

Srinagar, Publish Date: Sep 18 2018

A speeding lorry crushed a pedestrian to death in Chatoosa village of Rafiabad in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Jabbar War (70), son of Ghulam Mohammad War.

A police official said a manhunt has been launched to nab the erring driver who fled from the spot after the accident.

A case has been lodged under relevant sections of the law.

The body of the deceased was handed over to his kin after medico-legal formalities, he said.