5 die,13 injured in accidents
PRESS TRUST OF INDIA
Jammu, Oct 26: At least five persons died and 13 others sustained injuries in separate mishaps in Udhampur, Reasia and Samba districts, police said on Friday.
A truck on its way to Jammu from Srinagar skidded off the road and turned turtle at Sangore bypass area of Udhampur district this morning, police said.
In the accident, the truck helper and a passerby died while the driver and another person were injured, they said.
In another accident, an SUV skidded off the Jammu-Srinagar highway and rolled into a gorge at Kala Chapan (Kud) area in Udhampur district, killing one on the spot and injuring four others.
Another person died when an oil tanker collided with a vehicle in Kud area in Udhampur district.
A man died after he was hit by a vehicle in Samba district.
Seven persons were injured when a bus turned turtle at Simbal Morh in Katra belt of Reasi district.
Lastupdate on : Fri, 26 Oct 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Fri, 26 Oct 2012 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Sat, 27 Oct 2012 00:00:00 IST
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