German national killed in Chitwan accident

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Chitwan: A foreign national was killed and two others were injured when a pickup vehicle (Pra 03-001 Cha 1682) and a motorcycle (Na 41 Pa 548) collided at Phisling of Ichhakamana Rural Municipality-3 in Chitwan. 

In the accident that occurred at 10:15 am today along the Prithvi Highway, 60-year-old Michael Meyer Olbersleben from Germany died, the police confirmed. He breathed his last in the course of treatment in the Chitwan Medical College.

Both the vehicles fell 50 meters down the road.

It is said 73-year-old Bir Bahadur Tamang of Galchhi Rural Municipality-5 in Dhading is among two injured in the accident. He was traveling in a pickup van.  He is also receiving treatment at the Chitwan Medical College. Police have apprehended the driver along with his assistant.