NUWAKOT, July 18: The driver was killed when the tripper, carrying sand, met with an accident in Belkot VDC of Nuwkot district on Wednesday. Two others were injured in the incident.
Deepak Lama, 34, of Kakani VDC-2 was critically in the mishap when the tripper ( Ba 2 Kha 5591) he was driving veered off the road and plunged into the Tadi River. He succumbed to his injuries during the course of treatment at the district hospital in Trishuli.
BP Tamang, 20, and Sandip Tamang, 23, from the same VDC were injured in the mishap. They are receiving treatment at the district hospital. One of the injured is said to be in critical condition.