Motorcyclist killed in Dhading accident

DHADING: A man died after a motorcycle he was riding on got hit by a truck at Pida VDC of Dhading district on Friday.

The deceased has been identified as Ram Kaji Magar of Baireni VDC-7 of the district, informed the Dhading District Police Office.

Magar had sustained serious injuries when the truck (Na 6 Pa 5605), travelling from Gajuri, hit the two wheeler (Ba 79 Pa 7827), travelling from the opposite direction at around 11 pm yesterday.

He was being taken to Kathmandu for further treatment when he breathed his last.

Police have detained the truck driver and impounded the vehicle for further investigation.