Driver dies in a jeep accident in Doti

Doti Accident

One person has died in a jeep accident in Doti.

Going to Bajura carrying chickens from Dhangadhi, SU PA.PRA. 0100 Cha 2615 no. jeep had met with an accident near Radio Nepal Provincial Broadcasting Center at Dipayal Silgadhi Municipality-4 on Friday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Hukum Shah, 50, of Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolis-5, Kailali. Shah died at Shaileshwari Hospital while undergoing treatment, said Indra Malla, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Information Officer, District Police Office, Doti.

Devi Kumari Shah, who was riding in the jeep, was injured in the accident. The injured are undergoing treatment at Shaileshwari Hospital, Dipayal.

The jeep fell about 100 meters from the road, police said. Police said that further investigation is underway into the accident.