Jashore schoolgirl loses leg in road accident

20th March, 2019 10:02:33 printer

BENAPOLE: A school-girl in Jashore lost a leg in a road crash in Navaron on Wednesday, reports UNB.

Sixth graders Nipa, Rina and Saleha were injured after a pick-up van of Polly Bidyut Samity hit their school van on Jashore-Benapole Highway. Nipa’s leg was severed.

The 13-year-olds are students of Buruj Bagan High School.

The pick-up van rammed into the school van carrying the students around 10am, said Mashiur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Sharsha Police Station. The injured were taken to a local hospital.