Tanahun, June 7: A pillion rider was killed in a road accident at Bandipur-8 in Tanahun district on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Kishor Darai, 24, of Chitwan district. The incident took place when a truck (Na 6 Kha 4652) heading towards Anbukhaireni from Dumre hit a motorcycle (Ga 6 Pa 1683).
According to the District Police Office, Kishor died while undergoing treatment at Kathmandu-based Neuro Hospital.
Similarly, motorcyclist Sachin Gautam, 20, of Kaski was injured in the incident and is receiving treatment at the same hospital. Police have arrested the truck driver and impounded the vehicle. RSS