3 killed as car falls into gorge in Shimla

Shimla: Three persons were killed when their car rolled down into a deep gorge near Kharapatthar on Theog-Kotkhai National highway, 85 Km from here, today.

The bodies of the victims were recovered by the police with the help of the locals, and sent for postmortem.

The car was badly damaged and police had tough time in recovering the bodies.

The deceased were identified as Ravi Kant (30), the driver of the vehicle, and Kamraj (40) and Rattan Singh (35), all residents of Chirgaon area of Rohroo sub-division here.

The cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained and a case has been registered by the police.