Three people died when a car veered off the road at Thakleni, Tiram-8 in Pyuthan on Sunday.
The ill-fated car, Ba 11 Cha 1053, en route to Lalmatiya, Dang from Swargadwari veered off some 100 meters to Madi River at 11 am this morning.
According to District Police Chief Tul Bahadur Karki, of the three victims, two male passengers died on the spot while one female passenger succumbed to the injuries while on the way to hospital. The identities of the victims are yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, the police have recovered the body of one of the male victim and efforts are underway to recover the body of another passenger still trapped in the wreckage.