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At least 12 injured as vehicle skids off Jammu-Srinagar national highway

The bus was on its way to Ramban from Batote. On reaching Kunfer Nallah, its driver lost control following which the vehicle starting rolling down the gorge, a police official said.

Saima Siddiqui

Saima SiddiquiBy Saima Siddiqui

Published on 23 Dec 2019 9:31 AM GMT

At least 12 injured as vehicle skids off Jammu-Srinagar national highway
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BanihalJ&K: At least 12 people were injured when a mini-bus skidded off the Jammu-Srinagar national highway in Ramban district but was saved by trees from falling into a gorge, police said.

The bus was on its way to Ramban from Batote. On reaching Kunfer Nallah, its driver lost control following which the vehicle starting rolling down the gorge, a police official said.

However, the vehicle came to a halt after getting caught in the trees, he said adding the rescuers immediately rushed to the scene and pulled out 12 injured persons and shifted them to a hospital.

Two people, who were seriously injured, were referred to the Government Medical College hospital in Jammu for specialized treatment, the official said.

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(PTI)

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