Swat (Web Desk): At least five people died when a cable car fell into the River Swat in Paleer area today (Saturday).

According to details, locals launched a search operation on self-help basis as a result two people have been rescued while a body has also been recovered.

Locals have set up the cable car to cross the river after the Paleer Bridge had collapsed in floods seven years ago and was not been repaired so far.