Malekhu (Dhading), April 19: As many as 14 persons were injured in a school bus accident nearby Khanikhola of Naubise of Dhading along the Tribhuvan Highway on Monday. The injured are 13 students and a driver.
The accident took place when a truck (Lu 1 Kha 8172) en route to Kathmandu hit the school bus of Superb Catalyst Academy coming from opposite direction.
The seriously injured is school bus driver Arjun Hamal of Thakre VDC-9. Driver Hamal and a student are being treated at B&B Hospital in Lalitpur, police confirmed. Other students are undergoing treatment at the Shivadarshan Hospital in Dharke.
Police took control the truck and truck driver for necessary action, said Khanikhola Area Police Office.