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9 killed, 10 injured in accident in Dehradun

india Updated: Nov 23, 2009 16:10 IST

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Nine members of a marriage party were killed and 10 others injured when the jeep in which they were returning fell into a gorge at Jaunpur area of Tehri district on Sunday night, government officials said on Monday.

While eight people died on the spot, another succumbed to his injuries in the hospital on Monday, they said, adding, the newly-wed escaped with minor injuries.

The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital in Mussoorie from where five patients were referred to other hospitals considering their serious condition.

In another incident, one person died when his car fell into the river Bhagirathi at Manera area in Uttarkashin district on Monday, police said.