35 injured in road accidents in Samba

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JAMMU: At least 35 people were injured, 15 of them critically, when an overcrowded vehicle they were travelling in turned turtle in Samba district of Jammu & Kashmir on Sunday.

The accident occurred when the mini bus, that was on its way to Kotah village from Patyari, turned turtle in Nichla village in Ghagwal area of the district, a police officer said.

He said 15 people with grievous injuries were shifted to Government Medical College and Hospital in Jammu for treatment.
A case has been registered and investigations initiated, he said.