Farid, Gulab, Sahbir, Talib : “Six labourers killed, six injured as vehicle falls into gorge in Shimla district”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : Tragic Accident in Shimla Claims the Lives of Six Labourers

SHIMLA – In a devastating accident that occurred on Monday morning, six laborers lost their lives while six others sustained injuries when the vehicle they were traveling in plunged into a gorge near Sunni in the Shimla district. The incident took place at Kararghat, approximately 35 kilometers away from the city.

According to the local police, the driver of the ill-fated pickup truck lost control of the vehicle, leading to the tragic mishap. The laborers, who hailed from Jammu and Kashmir, were heading towards Mandi when the accident occurred. Unfortunately, three laborers died on the spot, while the other three succumbed to their injuries despite medical intervention.

The injured victims were immediately rushed to the Indira Gandhi Medical College Hospital (IGMCH) for medical treatment. They are currently receiving necessary medical care and attention. The authorities have identified four of the deceased as Farid, Gulab, Sahbir, and Talib, while the remaining two victims are yet to be identified, the police confirmed.

A case has been registered, and investigations are currently underway to determine the cause of the accident. The local authorities are working diligently to gather all relevant information and evidence to shed light on the circumstances that led to this tragic incident.

The loss of these laborers has sent shockwaves through the community, and their families are left devastated by the sudden and untimely demise of their loved ones. The local authorities have extended their condolences to the bereaved families and are providing support and assistance during this difficult time.

It is important to remember that accidents like these serve as a reminder of the need for strict adherence to safety measures on the road. Authorities have urged drivers to exercise caution and follow traffic regulations to prevent such tragedies from occurring in the future.

This report has been generated automatically from the PTI news service. ThePrint bears no responsibility for the accuracy or content of this report.

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