Driver critically injured in car accident in Bandipora
Srinagar: A driver was critically injured after a car met with an accident in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Sunday, officials said.
They identified the driver as Irshad Ahamad Sofi, son of Ghulam Ahmad, a resident of Nowpora in Bandipora town.
According to the eyewitnesses, a black car (JK15-5674) skidded off the Bandipora-Srinagar road near Churthung curve in SK Payeen village and rolled down a hill.
They said that the driver, who is a baker by profession, was pulled out from the mangled car by the locals.
He had received critical injuries and has been shifted to a hospital in Srinagar, they said.
An official said that Sofi has received head injuries and was in a critical condition.