3 killed, 4 injured in Sindhuli jeep mishap
Three persons were killed when a jeep met with an accident along the Dumja VDC section of BP Highway in Sindhuli district Monday morning. Four people were also injured in the incident.
The deceased have been identified as Nara Bahadur Sarki, 40, and his daughter Rita Sarki, 18, and Hari Thapa, 35. They were all from Okhaldhunga district, it is learnt.
The accident occurred when the jeep heading for Kathmandu from Udaypur district fell 300 meters down from Sadi Bhir of the hilly road, police said. The jeep was carrying 11 passengers at the time of the accident.
Those who were injured in the incident have been brought to Kathmandu for further treatment.
Of late, the number of accident along the Khurkot-Nepalthok road section of BP Highway has increased at an alarming rate. Nepalnews.com