2 killed, 5 injured in Uri accident

Baramulla: Two people, including a cab driver were killed today and five others injured in a road accident in the border town of Uri here , officials said.

A  cab (JK05A-8520) carrying  passengers from Machikrand to the main town Uri turned turtle and fell into a nallah this afternoon, SDM, Uri Showkat Ahmad told Kashmir Reader.

Taxi driver Taj Mohammad and an inmate died on the spot. Five other passengers injured in the accident were removed to the district hospital for treatment, he said.