2 killed in Sindhuli after SUV crash

Two people died on the spot when a Suburban Utility Vehicle (SUV) carrying passengers veered of the road and crashed in Sindhuli district on Wednesday.

The vehicle operated by Ratu Kamalamai Transport Committee was carrying passengers from Kathmandu to Bardibas when the incident took place on a steep turn at Pipal Bhanyang of Sindhuli along the BP Highway.

“The jeep (SUV) fell around 300 meters below the road”, the District Police Office Sindhuli said.

The identity of the deceased is yet to be known.

Seven other passengers were injured, Sub-inspector Subash Chandra Bohara said. Further details of the incident are awaited. RSS