3 persons killed in road accident in Kathua
Jammu, Sep 16: Three persons, including a woman and a girl, were killed Sunday when a mini-bus hit a motorcycle in Kathua district, a police official said.
A motorcycle (JK02S-6875) driven by Ram Dass Sangra with two pillion riders was hit by the speedy passenger bus (JK08C-8974) at Kattal chowk in Hiranagar around 12.30 pm, he said.
The official said the trio were critically injured and were rushed to a nearby hospital where they were declared brought dead.
The identity of the woman and the girl was awaited, he said.
The erring driver, identified as Ashok Kumar son of Sardar Chand of Nai Basti Jandi, Hiranagar, Kathua has been arrested, said the spokesman.