Sopore: Four people died while another suffered serious injuries after a vehicle they were travelling in met with an accident near Bathera in Akhnoor area of Jammu and Kashmir late Sunday night.
Reports said that a private car and a load carrier suffered a collision at Bathera on Jammu-Akhnoor road at 11pm, resulting in on spot death of four persons and injuries to another person.
The deceased were identified as Rana Partap Singh ((22), Dharvinder Singh (22) – both residents of Marjali, and Bhupinder Singh (20) of Akhnoor. The identity of the fourth body was not known immediately.
The injured has been identified as Sameek Sharma (28) son of Surinder Kumar. He was referred to Sub District hospital Akhnoor in critical condition.