Four killed, 04 injured as bus falls into deep gorge near Poonch

Four persons were killed and four others injured when a bus in which they were traveling in fell into a 300 feet deep gorge on Poonch road on Friday morning.

The deceased have been identified as Abdul Gani (32) son of Abudallah of Samote, Surankote, Mohammad Yusuf (25) son of Ghulam Kadir of Chamber Kanari and identity of son of Abdul Gani and other who died in the mishap is not ascertained yet, police said.

Police said that a bus went towards Gutrian to Poonch and when it reached near Gutrian, the driver of the bus lost control over it and fell into 300 feet deep gorge resulting four dead and four injured. Locals at once reached the spot and informed the police in this regard, after getting the news police rushed to the spot and started rescue operation.

Police shifted the injured persons to nearby hospital wherein doctors declared four persons as dead. Police registered a case in this regard and started investigation.

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