Motorcyclist struck by truck in Hetauda, dies in hospital

HETAUDA: A person died after a truck hit a motorcycle he was riding on in Thana Bharyang of Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City-11 in Makawanpur district on Friday night.

The deceased has been identified as Kumar Lama (30) of Simaltar in Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City-11 of the district.

The incident occurred when the bus ( Na 6 Kha 3060) en route  to Hetauda, from Chitwan, hit the motorcycle (Na 17 Pa 735)  in Thana Bharyang last night, according to the District Police Office, Makawanpur.

Critically injured Lama was rushed to the Hetauda Hospital but he breathed his last during the course of treatment this morning, said police

Meanwhile, police have impounded the vehicle and arrested the driver for further investigation, informed Makwanpur DPO.