Three persons were killed in a road mishap that took place in Mahore area of Reasi district on Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

A police official told  that a car was on its way from Badder towards Mahore skidded off the road near Bagga Morh, resulting in on spot death to two persons while the other was grievously injured.

He identified the deceased as Mohammad Ayoub, son of Nazir Ahmed and Bashir Ahmed, son of Qamar din-both residents of Badder Mahore.

He said that the other person identified as Muhammad Iqbal, son of Nazir Ahmed, a resident of Badder, who got seriously injured, was shifted to a nearby hospital in Mahore where he succumbed to his injuries