A motorcyclist was killed and two of his pillion riders injured after allegedly hit by a speeding vehicle in Achabal area in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, officials said.
They told GNS that an unknown vehicle hit a motorcycle at Trahpoo Achabal, resulting in instant death of the motorcyclist and injuries to two of his pillion riders.
Identifying the deceased motorcyclist as one Gull Mohammad Ganie, son of Ali Mohammad Ganie, residence of Tailwani and the injured persons as Mohammad Ashraf Ganie, son of Ghulam Hassan Ganie and Majid Ahmad Ganie, so of Bashir Ahmad Ganie, residents of Kanganhall Achabal, they officials said the injured duo was taken to GMC Anantnag for treatment.
“Before the arrival of the police at the scene, the vehicle driver managed to escape the spot”, they said.
A police official confirming the incident told GNS that they have registered a case in this regard for further investigations.