Kathmandu : The driver of a excavator has died in an accident in Baitadi.
Hemant Dhami, a 25 year old driver of Kailali Nigali died on the spot in a excavator accident at Thulakhola of Melauli Municipality-3 on the Patan-Pancheshwor road section, said District Police Office Spokesperson Inspector Janak Bahadur Dhami.
While unloading the crusher machine from the excavator (Ba 2 Ka 206), the excavator overturned, police said. The accident took place at around 2 pm on Saturday, according to police. The excavator is said to have fallen about 30 meters from the road.
A police team has been deployed from Patan Area Police Office to the spot for futher investigation.