Nine killed, 1 injured in Kashmir road accident

Nine people were killed and one critically injured in a road accident in north Kashmir`s Ganderbal district, police said here Wednesday.

Updated: Sep 22, 2010, 14:36 PM IST

Srinagar: Nine people were killed and one critically injured in a road accident in north Kashmir`s Ganderbal district, police said here Wednesday.
Police said a Tata Sumo vehicle carrying passengers from Ladakh to Srinagar rolled down into a deep gorge in Sarfraw village late Tuesday night, killing nine passengers and critically injuring one.
"The driver lost control and the vehicle rolled down into a deep gorge. Eight of the dead were Nepali nationals and one was from Ladakh. The injured was shifted to hospital," a senior police officer said.

IANS