Sunsari—Three persons have been died when a scooter and ambulance collided at Itahari of Sunsari last night. The ambulance Ko 1 Cha 7009 and a scooter Ko 23 Pa 467 that was being traveled by them collided at Halgada Chowk at around 11 pm.
According to police, deceased have been identified as scooter driver Dok Bahadur Karki of Itahari, Nirmal Gautam of Palpa and Sarita Lamichhane of Sunsari. They succumbed to injuries at hospital. Likewise, at least 30 persons have been injured when a parked bus was hit by another bus in Dang Deukhuri along the east west highway. The condition of the bus driver is said to be in critical. It is said that the accident occurred as plying bus got tyre flat.