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4 die in accident near Doda

Three members of a family were among four persons who were killed and two others injured, when a car in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today.

india Updated: May 07, 2011 20:51 IST

Three members of a family were among four persons who were killed and two others injured, when a car in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Friday.

The car, which was carrying six persons, including a couple and their new born baby, was on its way to Doda, when the driver lost control over the vehicle and it fell into the 500-feet deep gorge at Gorda in the district late on Thursday night, they said.

Due to the mishap, four persons, including three members of a family, and the car driver died on the spot and two others were critically injured, they said. The deceased have been identified as Vipin Lal, his wife Feeno Devi, and their seven-day-old baby and driver Yassir Hamid, they said, adding that two critically injured have been identified as Namberdar Fakir Chand and Monika Devi.

In another incident, a vehicle hit a motorist Darshan Lal at Greater Kailash in the city, they said, adding Lal died on the spot.