Five missing in truck plunge in Trishuli

Five people have gone missing in the Trisuli River when a truck bound to Charaudi of Dhading from the capital veered off the road and plunged into the river on Monday.

Driver, his assistant and three passengers are missing in the river and their identities are yet to be ascertained, the Gajuri Police said.

The accident took place near Phurkehola of Gajuri-2 along the Prithvi Highway. Only upper part of the truck is seen in the river and search for the missing is on, the police said.

Source: Republica