Five persons were killed, including three women, when a car they were traveling in fell into a gorge at Bhavanagar in Kinnaur district of Himachal on Thursday night, police sources said.
The accident occurred when the car driver lost control over the vehicle. While four persons died on the spot, one was declared brought dead in zonal hospital at Khanri in Rampur. The deceased were identified as residents of Rekong Peo.
A team was rushed to the spot to retrieve the bodies.