Two persons were killed and five others were injured in two separate accidents in Rajouri and Doda districts of Jammu region.
In the first incident, two persons were killed and as many seriously injured when the tipper they were travelling in skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge near Pathan Morha in Dassal area of Rajouri district late last night, police said here on Saturday.
The bodies of the deceased were retrieved and shifted to a district hospital at Rajouri, they said, adding the two injured persons were also rescued and shifted to the hospital.
The deceased have been identified as Sanjay Kumar and Suresh Kumar, both residents of village Kraeya, they said.
In another accident, three persons, including a couple were injured when the car in which they were travelling skidded off the road and fell into a gorge at Manthala area of Bhaderwah tehsil in Doda district yesterday, they said.
The injured have been identified as Sanjeev Kumar, his wife Darshana Devi, and Behari Lal.