13 persons killed, several injured in Doda mishap

Srinagar, October 28 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, at least thirteen persons were killed and several others were injured in a road accident in Doda district.

The accident occurred when a minibus skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge near Sui Gowari area of the district on Thursday, police officials said.

They said that the minibus broke into pieces as it rolled down the mountainous slopes into the gorge near Sui Gowari area, leading to on the spot death of eight persons and injuries to several others. Reportedly some of the injured persons have also succumbed either on way to or in Govt Medical College (GMC) Doda, they said.

The bus was on way to Thathri from Doda when it met with an accident. A police official confirmed to media that eight persons have died and several others injured. “The toll may increase,” the official added.

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