Tractor fatally hits pedestrian in Morang

URLABARI: A pedestrian died after being hit by a tractor in Biratnagar-5 of Morang on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as Faruk Miya (30) of Sitapur-3.

The tractor (Ko 1 Ta 417) heading towards east from west hit Miya at around 9:30 pm yesterday.

Critically injured in the incident, Miya breathed his last during the course of treatment at the Nobel Medical College in Biratnagar at around 10 pm, informed Inspector Dhan Prasad Shivakoti of the District Traffic Police Office, Morang.

Police are searching for the tractor driver who fled the scene after the incident.