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One Killed, Seven Hurt in Jammu Kashmir Highway Accident

The vehicle was on way to Jammu from the Valley.

Published: 17th March 2016 04:24 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th March 2016 04:24 PM   |  A+A-

By IANS

JAMMU: One person was killed and seven injured in a road accident on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway in Ramban district of Jammu region on Thursday.

Police said in winter capital Jammu that a Tata Sumo taxi went out of the driver's control at Gangroo (Ramsoo), on the 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar national highway, and plunged into a deep gorge.

"The taxi skidded off the road and dropped into a river at Gangroo. One person was killed while seven others were injured," a senior police officer told IANS.

The vehicle was on way to Jammu from the Valley.



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