Two people died on Friday midnight after a matador vehicle fell from Jammu’s Tawi Bridge, the Jammu and Kashmir police informed on Saturday.
“Around midnight a matador vehicle fell from the Tawi Bridge (in Jammu), and a rescue operation was carried out,” said the J-K Police. According to the police, the driver lost control of the vehicle while returning from Vikram Chowk and broke the fence around it, after which it fell into the river.
Both the persons injured were taken to a government medical hospital, where they both succumbed to their injuries.
While in a separate incident, 25 passengers were injured after a bus coming from Jammu en route to Doda district overturned in the Battal Ballian area in the Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.
All the injured have been shifted to a district hospital in Udhampur while six were referred to a government hospital in Jammu, said police on Saturday.