UDHAMPUR, Jan 15: A Traffic Police Constable was crushed to death by a rashly driven truck on the National Highway near Jakhani Chowk, here late last night.
The deceased was identified as Sanjeev Kumar (belt no 127, NHW), son of Rattan Lal of Mand Jammu. He was run over by the rashly driven truck JK09A-5301, while performing duty at Jakhani Chowk last night around 11. 30.pm. The victim reportedly died on the spot while truck driver, namely Mohamed Maqbul Dar, son of Abdul AAhad Dar of Kupwara was arrested by Police.
Police also seized the truck and registered a case in this connection.
Body of the deceased was handed over to the family members after conducting postmortem and legal formalities.