Five Dead, 41 Injured In Bus-Tipper Collision In Kohalpur

Five people died while 41 others got injured when a Kathmandu-bound passenger bus from Surkhet collided with an on-test tipper near Chappargaudi, Kohalpur, this evening.

DSP Rabindra Khanal, chief of Area Police Office, Kohalpur, informed that of the injured, seven are critical, 14 are mildly injured while 20 are normally injured.

Of those who died, three are passengers of the bus and two are from the tipper including its driver.

All the injured are undergoing treatment at Nepalgunj Medical College Teaching Hospital in Kohalpur.