Jammu, May 29: An 80 year old man was killed in a brutal road mishap when a Swift Dezire car bearing Registeration number JK02BT 4164 colllided with a scooty bearing number PB35E 6638.
Today accident took place in wee hours around 1005 hrs, at Kalibari (Kathua) near Ak Gupta Hospital.
The scooty driver recieved a severe head injury and died on spot, while the injured Car driver was immediately shifted to the hospital.
Locals allege that scooty driver took a wrong turn, which caused the brutal accident. Police has reached the spot and investigation has begun.
The deceased has been identified as Retd Army Col Sangram Singh, aged 80 yrs R/o Shiva Nagar Kathua. Dead body has been shifted in Distt Hospital Kathua.