Watch video Woman driving in reverse gear dies after car plunges into Chenab, co-passenger injured
BHADERWAH: A woman died and another was injured after a car they were travelling in fell into the Chenab river near Pul Doda on Kishtwar-Batote road in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.
Quoting reports, SSP Doda Abdul Qayoom said that the accident took place after the driver lost control over the car when she was driving in the reverse direction. “The car plunged into the Chenab river,” he told Greater Kashmir.
“Both the females were shifted to GMC Doda, where doctors declared one of them as brought dead,” SSP added.
Reports said that both occupants of the vehicle were thrown out of the car on a slope before it crashed into Chenab river.
The deceased has been identified as Salma Bano (27), daughter of Sher Mohd, resident of Shiva Doda. The injured, who is being treated at GMC Doda, has been identified as Sumaira Begum (35), wife of Aijaz Ahmed.–(GK)