Elderly man crushed to death by moving train in Pulwama

PULWAMA — An elderly man was crushed to death after being hit by a train near Panzgam-Bijbehara section in South Kashmir on Wednesday.

An official told the news agency Kashmir News Observer that Mohammad Afzal of Banduna village of Pulwama was hit by a moving train near his native village, resulting in his on-spot death.

He said that the body was later shifted by railway police to a nearby hospital for medico-legal formalities. — (KNO)