Two killed, two injured after mini truck plunges downhill
April 9, 2017 09:25 AM NPT
NUWAKOT, April 9: Two persons were killed and two others injured when a mini truck met with an accident at 2:45 am this morning at Hyakule near Sisneri area along the Pasang Lhamu road section.
The deceased have been identified as Sudan Neupane, 26, of Kumari VDC – 1 of Belkotgadhi Municipality – 2 and driver Machhindra Pudasaini, 24, of Belkot – 9 of Belkotgadhi Municipality – 1, according to District Police Office, Nuwakot.
Nuwakot's Superintendent of Police (SP), Dev Bahadur Bohara, said the two died on the spot in the accident. Sri Krishna Neupane, 24, and Rammani Neupane, 23, of Belkotgadhi Municipality – 2 were injured in the accident.
They are undergoing treatment at the Green City Hospital in Kathmandu. The mini truck carrying a supply of chickens to Kathmandu veered out of control and fell 200 meters below the road at Hyakule of Kakani Village Council -4.
The vehicle turned into mangled wreckage while chickens worth around Rs 200,000 were killed during the accident. RSS