A driver lost his life while another person was injured in a road accident on Jammu-Rajouri highway in Jammu division.

Srinagar based news agency Kashmir Scroll quoted officials as saying that a Maruti eco bearing registration number Jk11E-3029 on its way from Jammu to Rajouri when reached near Thalka, driver lost control  the vehicle got skidded off the road resulting in the death of the driver.

He has been identified as Zabeer Ahmed (20) son of  Mohd Akram resident of Rajouri.

Official said that the other person namely Wajid  Hussain Shah (25) son of Farzan Hussain Shah also got minor injuries who has been hospitalized.

He added that the body is  being shifted to SDH Nowshera for legal formalities while further investigation has been taken up.