9 persons killed in road accident
Srinagar, Jun 08: In a road accident at Lamayuru on the Kargil-Leh highway, nine people were killed on Saturday when a truck in which they were travelling rolled down a gorge.
According to the reports, some labourers from the Ajmer district of Rajasthan were on board a truck loaded with cement bags. Nine of them were crushed beneath the bags when the truck rolled down a gorge. One person has survived the accident. Reportedly, the driver of the truck fled the spot and is now absconding.