RAJBIRAJ — A student, who was on her way to take the Secondary Education Examinations, was killed after getting struck by a truck at Rupnagar of Saptari along the East-West Highway on Monday morning.
The truck (Na 1 Ka 5200) heading towards the east rammed Nitu Kumari Thakur (16) of Bhardaha in Saptari, informed the Kanchanpur Area Police Office said.
Nitu, who had sustained severe injuries in the accident, died on her way to the Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital in Rajbiraj, police added.Follow @gorkhapost
7 injured in Dhading truck-microbus collision
DHADING — Seven passengers were injured after a microbus and a truck collided head-on at Baireni in Galchhi rural municipality-6, Dhading on Thursday morning.
The cement loaded truck(Na 5 Kha 7386) en route to Kathmandu from Gajuri collided with the microbus(Ga 1 Kha 2966) coming from Pokhara from Kathmandu.
Driver of microbus along with other six have sustained injuries. Other injured are Ramendra Bishwokarma and Purna Kumari Gurung of Syangja, Aasha Gurung, Aarapi Gurung and Bibek Poudel of Kathmandu, Anju Chaudhary of Kaski and Suman Gurung of Lamjung, according to Area Police Office, Gajuri.Follow @gorkhapost