Four persons, including a student, were killed Tuesday in separate accidents in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.
Two persons were killed and another injured when a load carrier skidded off a road and fell into nearly 300-feet gorge at Kahara near Gandoh in hilly Doda district this afternoon, they said.
The load carrier was on way to Gandoh from Thathri when its driver lost control while negotiating a blind curve, the officials said.
In another accident in Jammu, a student of government girl’s higher secondary school died on the spot when she was hit by an Army vehicle at Satwari along the Jammu-Airport road, the officials said.
A case has been registered and an investigation is underway, the officials said.