Mandi: Three persons were killed and another three sustained injuries when the Tata Sumo vehicle they were travelling in went out of the road and fell into ravine rolling down about 200 feet.
Onkar Sharma, deputy commissioner Mandi said, â€œtwo persons died on the spot in the road accident and the third died in hospital.â€
Driver Nota Ram died in Mandi district hospital, while Pawan Kumar and Kritika were killed at the accident site.
The injured include Sheela, wife of Pawan Kumar, Nikul, his son and Mitu. All are reported to be out of danger. â€œThe injured are being treated,â€ said Sharma
The vehicle was on its way from Dharmpur Mandap to Rewalsar, when it met with an accident at Tikkar about 30 Km from Sarkaghat.
Mohinder Singh, transport minister who represents Dharmpur constituency and Inder Singh, legislator of Gopalpur have expressed their condolences with the bereaved families.