Electric scooter rider dies in Pokhara minitruck hit

POKHARA: An electric scooter rider died on the spot after a minitruck hit the two-wheeler at Teshrapatti of Pokhara-3 in Kaski district on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as Narayan Subedi (40) of Sarangkot, Pokhara-26 of Kaski district.

The minitruck (Ga 1 Ka 772) was heading toward the opposite direction when it hit the scooter at around 12:30 pm today.

The body meanwhile has been sent to the Western Regional Hospital in Pokhara for the postmortem, said spokesperson at the Kaski District Police Office, Gaju Siddhi Bajracharya.