•      Fri Dec 1 2023

Jeep accident in Rukum, 21 injured, three in critical condition

Jeep accident in Rukum Pashchim, 2023. (file)

Rukum Paschim, Nov 20: A Bolero jeep accident has occurred in Chaurajahari Municipality-8, Goirijeula of Rukum Paschim district on Monday morning.

According to police, a total of 21 people were injured when a jeep numbered Lu 1 Ja 2297, which was coming from Chaurjahari towards Khalanga, had an accident. Among the injured, the condition of three people is serious, while the condition of 8 people is moderate and 10 are normal condition.

Bishnu Prasad Shrestha, Information Officer of District Police Office Rukum Pashchim, informed that the injured are being treated at Mission Hospital Chaurjahari.

It is assumed that the jeep was traveling at high speed and was involved in the accident due to overload.