HETUDA: A man was crushed to death while hanging from a bus at Palung, Makwanpur on Wednesday. The bus passed close to a pole at the side of the road crushing the victim fatally.

The bus (Na 2 Kha 387) was heading to Kathmandu from Palung.

The deceased has been identified as Bishnu Tamang 28, a local resident of Palungphedi.

According to Palung Area Police Office, the seriously injured Tamang died on the way to the hospital. They added that the bus and the driver have been taken into custody.