At least three persons died while an electronic auto-rickshaw that they were riding on fell off the road in Siddhababa of Palpa on Tuesday afternoon.
Three other including a child have been injured.
The rickshaw had fallen around 100 meter down the road.
The deceased, two women and a man, are yet to be identified.
Seriously injured in the accident, Subas Gyawali (6) of Butwal-5 has been rushed to Bharatpur of Chitwan, whereas two other injured Bhagawati Rayamajhi of Butwal-6 and Muna Shahi of Butwal-13 are undergoing treatment at the Butwal-based Lumbini Zonal Hospital.
Police said they were on the way to Siddababa Temple from Butwal.