Ramban accident: Death toll swells to 11
Jammu & Kashmir

Ramban accident: Death toll swells to 11

Agency News

Jammu, Mar 16 : The death toll in the Ramban road mishap reached 11, while three persons sustained injuries, when a passenger taxi skidded off near Chanderkote in Rambam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said here.

Five people had died on-the-spot, while four were reportedly injured, when their taxi, which was en-route to Rajgarh from Ramban, skidded off the road and fell from a height on a lower road, after the driver lost control over the vehicle.

"The death toll has touched 11, while one person also succumbed to injuries at Chanderkote helipad," police sources here said. The injured were shifted to the district hospital, they added.UNI