Kathmandu : A driver has died in a bus accident in Pyuthan district. The bus (Na 4 Kha 5561) left from Mandvi Gaonpalika-1 Tiram for Ghorahi of Dang district met with an accident at Mandvi Gaonpalika-2 Golwang this morning.
The accident took place when the bus carrying three passengers did not brake while turning, police said. The deceased has been identified as Tara Rana, 40, of Dang Banjade, said Poshan Dhakal, Information Office at District Police Office, Pyuthan.
Three passengers have been injured in the accident. According to Inforation Officer Dhakal, Basanta BK, 30, of Bangalachuli Gaonpalika-3, Laxmi Khatri, 45, of Mandvi-1, Tiram and Gakarna Adhikari, 66, of Mandvi Gaonpalika-1 Tiram sustained minor injuries.
The bus has fallen 200 meters from the road. The injured are being prepared to be sent to Dang for treatment.