Five persons were killed when a jeep went off the road at Kotlu on Karsog-Rampur state highway here on Thursday.
The accident occurred around 7:20 pm at Kotlu, around 180 kilometre from here. The vehicle carrying nine people on its route from Karso to Dalash skidded off road at Kotlu. Sources said the jeep was on route from Karsog in Mandi district to Dalash in Kullu district.
Police sources said out of nine, five persons were killed while four have been injured and have been taken to the nearest hospital.