ITAHARI, April 5: A woman died while fiver others sustained serious injuries in a jeep accident that occurred at Bhokraha of Sunsari district along the East-West Highway on Thursday.
The deceased has been identified as 36-year-old Rubi Yadav of Saptari Rayapur-1. Yadav breathed his last while undergoing treatment at District Hospital, Inaruwa.
The incident took place when a jeep, Ba 17, Cha 1097, heading to west from east went out of control due to over speed.
According to District Police Office, Sunsari, Rubi’s 14-year-old daughter and two-year-old son Kuldeep have sustained injures.
Similarly, other injured are driver Buddha Lal BK, 30, of Dhanusha Bharatpur-2, Ashok Adhikari, 22, of Tanahu Dumre and Pawan Kumar Yadav, 35 of Saptari Rayapur-1. The injured are undergoing treatment at District Hospital Inaruwa.