Ambulance-hit kills man in Chitwan

A person was killed when an ambulance hit him at Jyamire, Khairahani in east Chitwan at 1 am Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Bidyananda Jha of around 50 years from Bihar, India, according to police.

The ambulance (Na 2 Cha 4126) coming from the east hit Jha at the place when he was crossing the road to attend nature’s call after disembarking from the bus he was traveling in. He was traveling in the Kathmandu-bound bus from Janakpur.

Critically injured in the ambulance-hit, Jha was taken to the Bharatpur Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries at 2:20 am, police said. Police has arrested the ambulance driver for investigation.



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