Three army men killed as their vehicle falls into ditch

Staff Correspondent

8th February, 2019 11:29:25 printer

Three army personnel dieed and seven others wounded as an army vehicle lost control and plunged into a roadside ditch near Totarbazar area of Shubornochar in Noakhali on Friday.

The deceased were identified as Mamun, Feroj and vehicle driver Foyes.

The tragic accident occurred at around 3:00 pm while it was going to an army training camp at Swarnodip.

Charjabbar police station officer-in-charge (OC) M Shahed said, “The army personnel were going to an army training camp at Swarnodip when the accident occurred.”

As the vehicle reached Totarbazar in Shubornochar upazila, its driver lost control over the steering and fell into a roadside ditch hitting a roadside tree.

Hearing the news, police reached the spot and took the injured to nearby Charjabbar Health Complex.

All the three army soldiers succumbed to their injuries while they were on way to the hospital. After giving first aid, the injured were later taken to Noakhali Sadar Hospital for treatment, informed police.