Two dead, six injured van falls into gorge

Kangra: Two persons were killed and six others injured as an Omni van they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district on Sunday, a district official said. The van fell into about a 500-ft-deep gorge in Bir Billing of Baijnath sub-division on Sunday evening .A total of eight persons were in the van when it fell into the gorge, he said, adding two of them died on the spot. Two have been referred to a Baijnath hospital whereas the four others with minor injuries were discharged after the treatment.