Srinagar: Five persons were killed on Thursday morning in a road accident on the Jammu-Pathankot highway in Samba district.
Reports said that the accident took place at Swanda Morh in Gagwal area when the car driver lost control and hit the truck parked on the roadside.
They said that all five occupants of the car were rushed to a nearby hospital where they were declared brought dead.
The identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, police have taken the cognizance of the incident.