2 killed in south Kashmir road accident

Two persons were killed and three others were injured when their vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said here today.

They said, a car on way to Pakherpora from Pulwama met with an accident at village Abhama resulting in on the spot death of two persons and injuries to three others.

The injured have been rushed to Paherpora hospital, they said adding one of the critically wounded has been rushed to Srinagar. The deceased were identified as Nawaz Ahmad Khanday and Hanief Ahmad.