Six killed in Himachal road accident

June 22nd, 2009

Shimla: Six people including three women were reportedly killed when a truck carrying a group of pilgrims rolled down a gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district Sunday.

Six passengers, who were travelling in the truck, were killed when it fell into a gorge near Dharamsala town Sunday. Sources said 35 passengers were injured in the accident. Injured were rushed to the zonal hospital in Dharamsala. Nine of them, who were grievously injured, were referred to the Rajendra Prasad Medical College in Tanda.

The truck was carrying 55-60 pilgrims from Shawara village in Kangra district to a nearby shrine

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