Dehradun: Three policemen among four killed as car plunges into gorge in Tehri district 

The car was on its way from Rishikesh to Srinagar when the incident occurred, police said, adding that the car fell into the deep gorge in Tota Ghati in Devprayag in Tehri district.

By: PTI | Dehradun | Published:October 16, 2016 2:17 pm

Three policemen, reportedly from Delhi, were among four killed when the car they were travelling in fell into a 500-metre deep gorge in Tehri district. The car was on its way from Rishikesh to Srinagar when the incident occurred, police said, adding that the car fell into the deep gorge in Tota Ghati in Devprayag in Tehri district.

Though the exact reason for the accident has not been ascertained yet but police suspect that the driver might have missed a blind turn which led to the mishap, police said.

Their bodies have been recovered. Three policemen were among the dead, police said. Rescue operations are still going on.

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