A six-year-old boy was killed after being hit by a Creta vehicle in Tikibagh Mattan area of Anantnag on Wednesday evening, officials said.
They said that Aadim Sajad Bhat (6) son of Sajad Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Kralpora Mattan Anantnag was hit and injured by the “speeding” vehicle (JK01AN-3368) in Tikibagh Mattan area.
The injured was evacuated in unconscious condition to a nearby hospital PHC Mattan where from he was referred to GMC Hospital Anantnag for further treatment. However, the doctors declared him as brought dead on arrival, they told a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS).
Confirming the incident, a police official told GNS that a case under relevant sections of law has been taken up and further investigations into the incident are initiated. (GNS)