16 dead in Arghakhanchi bus-truck collision

At least 16 persons died and 40 others were injured when a bus and a truck collided against each other in Arghakhanchi this afternoon.

The accident took place at Narapani VDC-5 here when the bus (Lu 1 Kha 6231) collided head on with the truck (Lu 1 Kha 7825) coming from opposite direction.

Identities of the deceased and the cause behind the accident are yet to be known. Rescue operations are underway. 

Source: THT