Six die as van plunges into Neelum river
22 September, 2013
MUZAFFARABAD: At least six persons were killed and four others, including bridegroom, injured when a van carrying a wedding party skidded-off road and fell into Naeelam river on Saturday.
The van was on its way from Kail to Taobutt area of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) when it fell into the river in Falazai area. Six people were killed in the accident while four others sustained wounds.
Rescue teams and local people pulled two bodies and injured and shifted them to hospital. Two people went missing and search for them was underway. Witnesses said that the accident took place due to reckless driving.