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Four killed, 2 injured in twin road accidents in Jammu

Road Accident

Jammu: Four people were killed and two injured in two separate road accidents here on Sunday, police said.

In the first incident, Jatin Manhas (18) and Mahruda Pratap Singh (15) died after two speeding motorcycles collided head-on with each other at Dablehar-Chak Mohd Yaar road in RS Pura area on the outskirts of the Jammu city on Saturday, the police said.

Two others including Sagar Singh (13) and Chanpreet Singh (18) were injured in the collision. While Manhas was riding solo, the other three were returning from tuition classes, they said.
In another incident, an apple-laden truck coming from Kashmir skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge in Nagrota area late on Saturday evening, the police said.

The truck driver, Wahin Hussain of Reasi, and his helper Mohammad Younis of Jammu died in the accident, they said. (Agencies)


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