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3 Killed As Jeep Falls Into Gorge In U'khand; Guv Concerned Over

 Agencies |  2017-06-08 14:03:42.0  0  Comments

3 Killed As Jeep Falls Into Gorge In U

Dehradun: Three persons were killed today and eight others injured when a jeep carrying them fell into a gorge near Seraghat in Almora district of Uttarakhand.
The victims were on their way from Haldwani in Nainital to Berinag in Pithoragarh district when the mishap occurred near Gainar-Chunar bend, about 35 km from the district headquarters, killing three persons on the spot and leaving eight others injured, police said.
The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital. The cause of the mishap is not yet known, they said. Governor K K Paul expressed grief at the loss of lives in the incident. He also expressed concern over the frequent accidents on the state's roads.

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