9 killed in Nilphamari road crash

Sun Online Desk

18th June, 2018 09:04:17 printer

9 killed in Nilphamari road crash


Nine people were klled and 12 were injured in a road crash at Syedpur upazila of Nilphamari district on Sunday night.


The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.


The incident occurred around 10:15 pm while a bus collided with a pick-up van at the area, leaving nine people dead and 12 others injured.


The injured have been admitted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital.


Shahjahan Pasha, officer-in-charge of Syedpur Police Station, said a group of  young people hired the pick-up for making a joyous trip on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and met the tragedy while returning to home from a picnic spot in Dinajpur.