|5 killed, 8 injured in road accident |
|Early Times Report|
Samba, May 24: Atleast five passengers were killed and eight others injured in a road accident on Jammu-Pathankot National Highway near Ghagwal in Samba district in the wee hours of Friday.
All were residents of Gurdaspur in Punjab. Around 2 am, an Innova-DL 4CAE 6465, on its way from Jammu towards Punjab, hit a parapet at Tapyal under jurisdiction of Ghagwal police station in Samba district. The deceased have been identified as Labpreet Singh, 30; Punnu, 30; Veena; Geeta Devi, 60; and a year-old boy.
Those injured are Rahul, Atras, Raju, Neetu and her two children, Roop Singh and Monu. The injured have been shifted to Government Medical College and Hospital here.