Jammu, April 21: Three persons were killed and six others were injured when a passenger cab they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Reasi district on Thursday.
Official sources said that the vehicle, Tata Sumo (JK20-7607), on way to Tukson to Mahore along
Bagga-Gulabgarh road met with the accident near Angralla, leading to the death of three persons and injuries to six others.
They said that as soon as the accident took place, local volunteers joined by police immediately swung into action and removed all the persons onboard the vehicle in injured condition to a local health facility in Mahore. However three persons were declared brought dead on the arrival by the doctors and they have been identified as Gulam Mohi-ud-Din (35) son of Abdul Samad, Shabir Ahmed (45) son of Abdul Raheem and Mohammad Yousaf (35) son of Abdullah, all residents of Tukson. A police officer confirmed the casualties in the accident and said that a case has been registered and further investigations taken up.