Loaded truck overturns, catches fire in Dhading


A loaded truck met with an accident at Galaudi of Dhading district along the Prithvi Highway on Monday morning.

The truck (Na 3 KHA 4525) heading for Kathmandu from Birgunj overturned on the road and caught fire.

No human casualty has been reported. However, over 50 sacks of sugar have been destroyed in the fire.

According to police, locals and police doused the fire within two hours.

Meanwhile, police have impounded the truck and arrested its driver and his assistant for further investigation.


Posted on: 2013-02-04 10:17