RAMPUR, Oct 10: A pedestrian has died after being hit by a truck in Baganaskali Rural Municipality-2 of Palpa district. The deceased has been identified as Shyam Bahadur Rokaya, 59, of Baganaskali-2.
According to the chief of the District Traffic Police Office, Gyan Prasad Gyawali, the truck (Ga 2 Kha 335), which was going to Butwal from Syangja hit Rokaya at around 7.30AM on Sunday. He died on the spot.
Police have arrested the driver and impounded the truck for further investigation.