A woman died in a road accident that took place at Krishnapur municipality of the district last night. The accident took place when a motorcycle (Ma. 1 Pa. 6766) was hit by a tractor with registration number (Se. 1 Ta. 9533) at Bani Dekhatabhuli marga of Krishnapur-3, police said.
Local resident Rameswari Joshi died in course of the treatment while her husband Damber Dev Joshi, who was riding the motorcycle was injured. His 15-year-old daughter Mamata Joshi was also injured in the accident. Mamata has been taken to Kathmandu for treatment while Damber Dev is undergoing treatment at the Maya Metro hospital in Dhangadi, according to DSP at the District Police Office, Kanchanpur Amar Bahadur Thapa.
The tractor has been impounded while its driver Lucky Rana of Shuklaphanta municipality-12 has been taken into custody for necessary action.