Udhampur/Jammu- A pair and their two daughters have been killed and one other one was injured early Sunday after their automotive was hit by a truck in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, officers stated.
The household from Jammu was on its approach to Kashmir. The accident passed off at Salore close to Tikri alongside the Jammu-Srinagar nationwide freeway shortly after midnight, the officers stated.
They stated a rashly-driven truck hit the personal automotive which then collided with one other truck, leading to on-the-spot loss of life of Nitin Dogra (37), his spouse Rittu (32) and daughters Khushi (17) and Vani (11). One other daughter, Brinda (15), suffered vital accidents.
Police have registered a case and a hunt has been launched to arrest the erring driver who fled the scene after the accident, the officers stated.
In the meantime, an unidentified truck driver was killed when his automobile loaded with bovine animals fell down from a bridge close to Manwal in Jhajjar Kotli space of Jammu round 5 am, the officers stated.
Over a dozen bovine animals additionally died within the accident, they stated, including the truck was plying from Jandrah in the direction of Manwal and fell down from the bridge close to Saunoo village.
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