Road crash kills 3 in Manikganj

Our Correspondent

23 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

MANIKGANJ: Three people were killed and at least 15 injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch on the Manikganj-Singair-Hemayetpur regional highway in Singair upazila of the district on Thursday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as bus driver Hridoy Miah, passenger Anwara Begum and passerby Nikhil.

Singair Police Station OC Rakibuzzaman said the driver of a Dhaka-bound bus of ‘Shuktara Paribahan’ lost control over the steering at Rishipara area and fell into the roadside ditch at 2pm, leaving two dead on the scene and 16 injured.