7 dead, 4 injured after jeep overturns in Valsad district of Gujarat
As many as seven persons died and four others suffered injuries when the jeep they were travelling in overturned in the ghats region of Dharampur in Valsad district of Gujarat last night.
Police sources said the mishap occurred around 9.30 pm yesterday when the men were returning to their village of Motikarol after delivering vegetables and other supplies for a marriage in another village, Dhamasdi.
The jeep veered off the road, resulting in the deaths of seven men on the spot, the sources said.
People from nearby areas alerted the police and helped extricate the victims from the vehicle, they said.
The injured were admitted for treatment to a nearby hospital, where their condition was stated to be stable, the sources added.