Jammu, March 31 A Mahindra Scorpio car bearing Srinagar registration JK01N 3803 knocked a single rider on a scooty bearing Jammu registration JK02BH 2253 off the road near the Vigilance office divider that splits the road for the Flyover and Kachi Chawni.
The onlookers said that the scooty rider was going towards the flyover when the Scorpio skidded off the road and knocked the two wheeler off. As per sources this road accident happened around 3 PM yesterday. The rider of the two wheeler, Neeraj Gupta, a resident of Purani Mandi, was rushed to Government Medical College but was declared dead later in the evening.
The Scorpio climbed the divider after hitting the two wheeler. The driver of the Scorpio- Gurbachan Singh, did not receive any injuries as per sources. The driver has been arrested after a case was filed against him.