13 die as two vehicles plunge into gorge
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Last Updated: Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 00:25
Shimla: As many as 13 people, ten of them travelling in a state roadways bus, were killed and 12 injured in two road accidents in Himachal Pradesh on Monday.

A Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus rolled down into a gogre near Chatyaana village, some 70-km from here, killing 10 and injuring 11, police said.

Two bus passengers were missing, they said adding the possibility of their survival was remote.

The bus was on way from Shimla to Rio Ghatti when the accident happened, police said.

In another accident, three people were killed and one was injured when their jeep plunged into a gorge near Madhi Ghat village in Sirmour district.

Bureau Report

First Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 00:25

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