Bus tumbles off road in Dhading, 4 killed

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DHADING, JAN 18 - Four people were killed and 31 others injured when a passenger bus swerved off the road and crashed on the banks of Trishuli River on Friday morning.

The bus (Na 4 Kha 6117) heading for the Capital from Birgunj skidded off the road at Bange of Dhading-2 along the Prithvi highway at around 4 this morning.

Twelve of the injured have been admitted at a hospital in the Capital and the rest have been undergfoing treatment at a the Community Hospital at Gajuri, Banke. The identification of the deceased has yet to be established.

According to police, the accident might have taken place while tyring to overtake another bus.

 

 

Posted on: 2013-01-18 10:12