Ganderbal: One army soldier was killed and another injured after a vehicle they were travelling in met with an accident on Srinagar-leh highway at Zojila near Ranga Morh Sonamarg in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Thursday.
A police officer said that an army vehicle on way to Srinagar from Leh skidded off the road and fell into deep gorge near Ranga Morh, resulting in the death of an army man and injuries to another.
He said the vehicle (18D 2J7633A) was part of a convoy heading towards Srinagar from Leh
Soon after the incident the police, locals reached the spot and took out the body and injured one to nearby army vehicle.
The injured army soldier was taken to hospital while the body of army soldier was brought to police station Sonamarg.