3 youth killed in Jammu-Srinagar highway accident


Three youngsters were killed on Monday in a road accident on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Udhampur district. They were killed when an army vehicle hit their motorcycle.

“Three motorcycle-riding youth were hit by an army vehicle at Kud in Udhampur district on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Monday morning,” a senior police officer said.

“The youths died on the spot. They were identified as Rinko, Kishore and Sansar, and all belonged to the Chenani town in Udhampur district.”

The officer said none of the three youths was wearing a crash helmet when the accident happened.