Two persons died when two trucks collided with each other in Jhapa on Friday.
The deceased have been identified as truck (Na 3 Kha 8311) driver Madan Chaudhary (45) of Ramdhuni Municipality-7, Sunsari and the assistant driver of the same truck, the District Police Office, Jhapa said.
The identity of the assistant driver has not been ascertained yet.
The truck (Na 6 Kha 8895) heading towards east from west collided head-on with the truck (Na 3 Kha 8311) at Dharampur in Shivasatachhi Municipality-1 along the East-West Highway this morning.
The driver and the assistant driver died on the spot, police said.