Four died, one critical as car rolls down into deep gorge at Zojila
By: Beigh Irshad
GANDERBAL: At least four people died and one person critically injured after a car skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge near Zojila on Srinagar-Leh highway Sunday evening.
Reports said that the five persons were on way to Srinagar when their vehicle met with a tragic accident in which four of them died and one seriously injured.
Reports said that an Alto 800 car JK06 0985 on way to Sonamarag from Zero point Zojila met with an accident and rolled down into a deep gorge near Near Baltal Base camp at Zojila pass on Srinagar-Leh highway.
They said that police and medical teams rushed immediately to the spot and recovered four dead and a critical injured person.
The injured person has been identified as Abid Ahmad from Seerhamdan of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
The deceased persons are reportedly Shawl weavers from South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.