A car knocked down a pedestrian at Bharatpur Metropolitan City-23 on Monday.
According to the District Police Office, Chitwan, the deceased has been identified as Jeet Bahadur Sarki, 75, of Bharatpur-23, Krishnachowk.
The Bharatpur-bound car (Ba 15 Cha 4926) from Jagatpur had hit the pedestrian. He died on the spot.
The body of Sarki was sent to Bharatpur Hospital for post-mortem. Police took the car under control while search for the car driver is underway.