Srinagar: A woman was killed while her husband was critically injured in a road accident in the Khrew area of Pulwama district on Tuesday, reports said.

Reports reaching Asian News Hub (ANH) said that two persons identified as Mohammad Altaf Ganie resident of Laru Pulwama and his Wife identified as Shahzada were critically injured after scooty they were travelling on skidded off the road in Wahab Sahib area of Khrew this afternoon.

They said both the injured were rushed to PHC Khrew for treatment, where they from they were referred to SMHS Hospital for specialised treatment. However Shahzada (40) was declared dead on arrival and her husband is said to be critical.

Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident.(ANH)