A road accident has taken place in Dhanusha this morning. A Scorpio jeep accident has taken place in Lachminiya village municipality-4.
One person died and five others were seriously injured in the accident.
The Scorpio (J-20-02-0001 Kha 0035) fell into a ditch dug to build a bridge on the highway at Saphi under Janakpur-Dhalkebar road section. This vehicle has an official number plate.
Deepak Yadav, a resident of Bhangaha Municipality, Ward No. 9 of Mahottari, died in the accident.
He died while undergoing treatment at the Provincial Hospital, Janakpur, said Tilak Sunar, Inspector at the Area Police Office, Mahendranagar.
Five injured are undergoing treatment at the Provincial Hospital, Janakpur.
The name of the injured is yet to be revealed.
Inspector Sunar said that further investigation is underway into the incident.