Woman killed as bus hits tractor in Kanchanpur

MAHENDRANAGAR: A woman died on the spot after a bus hit a tractor she was travelling in at Bedkot Municipality-1 in Kanchhanpur district on Saturday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Sabitri Rana (42) of Kasaraul at Jhalari Pipaladi Municipality-7 in Kanchhanpur district.

The incident occurred when the bus (Na 2 Kha 8146) heading towards Mahendranagar hit the tractor (Se 1 Ta 2421) en route to same direction this morning, the District Police Office, Kanchanpur informed.

Police said that they have impounded the bus but the driver fled the scene following the incident.