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Accident claims a family of four

Jul 31, 2011

A family of four including a child died in a car accident on the Thimphu-Phuentsholing highway yesterday.

The driver survived with head injuries.

The child, its parents and an uncle were travelling from Thimphu to Darla when the accident took place. The car fell about 300 metres below the road at Watsa, near Talanum.

They were returning home after attending a cremation of one of their relatives.

The driver of the car, the only survivor, is in stable condition. He is being treated at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National referral Hospital in the capital.

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