8 injured in jeep crash
Feb 15, 2016-Eight passengers were injured in a jeep accident at Argal VDC in Baglung on Sunday. Five among the injured are in critical state, police said. The seriously injured were identified as Hari Roka, 37, Karna Bahadur Roka, 40, Bal Bahadur Roka, 50, Prem Gharty, 36, and jeep driver Nikhil KC, 31. The other injured passengers, according to police, are Biru Roka, 72, Thaman Gharty, 36, and Manu, 22. They are undergoing treatment at the Dhawalagiri Zonal Hospital in the district headquarters. The jeep veered off the road and fell nearly 200 metres. According to police, the accident could have been caused because of brake failure.
Published: 15-02-2016 08:49