At least three army jawans were killed and three others injured in a road accident at Karakuram Highway here in Chilas on Monday. According to police sources, a pick up vehicle was on it way to Rawalpindi from Gilgit when it met an accident near Basra area on Karakuram Highway, resulting in the casualties and injuries to the army jawans. The rescue team soon reached the accident scene and shifted the injured and dead bodies to District Headquarters Hospital Chilas. The deceased were identified as Naik Zubair Khan, Lance Naik Shakir( both residents of Sawabi and sepoy Nusrat hailing from Chakwal. One among injured was identified as Sep Gul Zaib. According to sources, they were going to their native homes on leave.