Eight persons were killed while 20 others were injured in separate accidents in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday, police said. Three persons were killed when an overloaded pick-up van fell of the road near Kufri.

In another incident, two persons were killed when their car fell into a 30-feet deep khud on the Ganvi road in Jhakri area. In a separate mishap near Dharech in Chopal, one person died after the Tata Sumo skidded off the road and hit a tree. Two bikers also died on the spot when their motorcycles met with accidents at two different places on the Shimla—Kalka highway. - PTI

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