Srinagar: Four persons are feared to be dead while as another is said to be critically injured after a car they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge near Z-morh Zojila on Srinagar-Leh highway on Sunday evening.
Officials said that four persons are believed to be dead and one injured critically when an alto car JK06-0896 traveling from Kargil to Sonamarg skidded off from the road near Shiv temple and rolled down around 300 feet deep gorge near Baltal apprehending on spot death of four persons and injuring one critically traveling in the car.
The people feared dead are residents of Akad area of Seer Hamdan Anantnag.
The injured is identified as Abid Ahmad Wani of seer-Hamdan Anantnag was rushed to PHC Sonamarg where from he was referred to Skims.
A police official said that a police party from Sonamarg police station has rushed to the spot and have started rescue efforts.