A Swiss national died on the spot in a jeep accident that took place at Deurali of Bhimphedi-Kulekhani roadway on Thursday.
According to the police, Swiss national Samuel Erick died on the spot while another Karl Hakan with same nationality got injured when the jeep (Na 2 Ja 4167) heading to Hetauda from Kathmandu met with the accident. Hakan has been sent to Kathmandu for treatment.
Also injured in the accident, driver Shiva Raj Shrestha and passenger Ritiraj Giri are receiving treatment at Hetauda Hospital.
Similarly, two persons died in a truck accident at Agra village of the district today. Three others were injured in the accident.
The dead are Tej Bahadur Gole, 17, from Agra-6 and Bir Bahadur Gole, 20, of Tistung-5, said the area police office, adding that the truck (Na 1 Kha 7863) heading to Agra from Dandabas overturned on the road.