Three persons died on the spot while nine others sustained injuries when three trucks collided with each other at Rohini rural municipality-4 of Rupandehi district along the Bhumahi road section at 6:30 am today.

The cargo truck (Lu 1 Kha 6745) en route to Parasi from Bhairahawa collided with other two trucks (Na 2 Kha) and (Na 5 Kha 7856) coming from the opposite direction due to poor visibility caused by dense fog.

Police have yet to ascertain the identity of the deceased whereas four of the injured are said to be in a critical condition.

The injured are undergoing treatment at Vhim Hospital and Universal Medical College of Ranigaun, informed Police Inspector Keshav Gyawali, spokesperson of District Police Office.