Army on Sunday turned savior of a civil truck driver when his truck met an accident near an Army post, Galuthi in Poonch district of J&K state.
A apples laden truck was on its way from Srinagar to Gohana (Haryana), when it met an accident near Galuthi, Poonch. Army personnel on duty rushed to the spot and rescued the driver Sunil Kumar and an assistant from the cabin of the overturned vehicle.
The driver suffered minor injuries and was provided first aid by the Army medical staff. The overturned truck was also recovered using the Army recovery crane and put back on the road. The timely action by the Army averted a major tragedy and the vehicle and its driver were pulled out in time.