Bolero jeep knocks down elderly man, dies in hospital

KATHMANDU: A septuagenarian who was hit by a bolero jeep at Minbhawan has succumbed to his injuries at Civil Hospital this evening, police said.

Police identified the deceased as 76-year-old man Krishna Prasad Neupane currently residing at Ghattakulo in Kathmandu. Neupane was hit by the jeep (Ba 7 Cha 3694) while walking around Minbhawan in KMC-31 today.

Meanwhile, police have rounded the driver and impounded the vehicle for further investigation and action.