At least four persons including two children were killed while three others were injured in a road accident that took place in Udhampur district on Thursday evening.

Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that an accident took place when an Ecco vehicle plunged into a deep gorge at Kella area of Ramnagar in Udhampur.

The injured were rescued and rushed to the hospital where four persons were declared as brought dead while three others and undergoing treatment.

The deceased include a ten-month-old baby boy and one and a half year old minor girl besides two middle-aged men.

The injured include two young women and a minor girl aged four years.