A person died on the spot and other sustained critical injuries after a tipper hit a motorbike they were travelling on, in Arunkhole of Nawalparasi along the Mahendra Highway on Tuesday.
According to the Area Police Office, the deceased has been identified as bike rider Sushir Rana (25) and injured as pillion rider Bidur Karki of Butwal-6.
Police said that the incident occurred when the tipper (Na 5 Kha 2597) heading towards Kawasoti from Butwal hit the two-wheeler (Lu 11 Pa 8068) this afternoon.
Incapacitated in the incident, Karki was rushed to the Bharatpur Medical College for treatment.
Police said that they are looking into the case.