A man was killed and another injured in a road accident in Marmat tehsil of Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
An official said that the accident took place after a truck skidded off the road and fell into a 200ft gorge at Panchi Nullah on Khellani – Goha road around 12:45 pm.
“After getting information, police team from the nearby Khellani Police Post and locals rushed to the spot and shifted the injured persons to District Hospital Doda, where doctors declared one of them as brought dead,” said Iftkhar Ahmed, DySP Headquarters Doda.
The deceased was identified as Kamal Jeet Singh, son of Amar Chand, a resident of Keri Balgaran of Marmat.
The body was handed over to family members after postmortem.
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