Driver killed in Bhojpur tractor accident

BHOJPUR: A tractor driver died after his vehicle fell off the road at Hatuwagadhi Rural Municipality in northern outskirts of Bhojpur on Thursday.

According to Charitra Bikram Karki, Police Inspector at District Police Office, Bhojpur, the tractor bearing registration Ko 1 Ta 8631 tripped over after its brakes failed, killing the 27-year-old driver, Kripa Rai on the spot at 9:45 am, today.

Three persons were on board the vehicle and the other two are safe, police said.