3 killed, 9 injured in Lamjung jeep accident


At least three persons died  and nine others sustained injuries in a jeep accident at Kalimati of Marsyangdi Rural Municipality-8 in Lamjung today.

The deceased have been identified as teacher Kamal Rana Thapa( 38) of Badaniya Rural Municipality, Kapilvastu, Pramisha Gurung ( 13) and Ganesh Bhandari(12) of Marsyangdi-9.

Of the injured, jeep driver and a student have been referred to Chitwan Medical College(CMC) for further treatment while others are undergoing treatment at the district hospital in Lamjung, DSP Krishna Bahadur Karki at the District Police Office, Lamjung, said.

12 injured in Lamjung jeep accident

LAMJUNG: Twelve people were injured after a jeep they were travelling in met with an accident at Kalimati of Marsyangdi rural municipality-8 in Lamjung on Thursday.

The incident took place when the jeep heading towards peace hill from Simpani fell some 50 meters off the road this morning. The jeep was carrying students and teachers of Ganesh Secondary School at Simpani, said a local Homraj Tamang of Bhusme.

A team of police from Khudi Police Post has reached the incident site and carried out a rescue operation.

Further details of the incident are yet to come. RSS


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