Baitadi: 9 people have been injured in a jeep accident in Baitadi. The jeep of No. 1 Cha 1116 heading to Dehimadu from Surkal met with an accident near Dehimadu on Monday morning.
Among the injured, jeep driver Janak Bahadur Chand, 28, of Melauli Municipality-3 has been critically injured, according to police. The condition of the other injured is said to be normal. They are undergoing treatment at the district hospital.
According to the traffic police, the jeep failed to ride on the hilly unpaved road and the accident took place due to brake failure. The jeep backed up and overturned on the road.