1 killed, 5 hurt in Gaibandha road crash

Our Correspondent

29 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

GAIBANDHA: One person was killed and five others were injured in a head-on collision between a bus and an auto-rickshaw on Gaibandha-Saghata Road in Badiakhali on Friday.

The deceased was identified as Dulal Chandra of Ramnather Vita.

Gaibandha Sadar Police Station officer-in-charge (OC) Mahfuzur Rahman said the Saghata-bound passenger bus crashed into the CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Badiakhali’s Battala area around 6:00 am.

While Dulal died on the spot in the impact of the crash, the five injured, including women and children, were rushed to Gaibandha Hospital. Three of the seriously injured have been shifted to Rangpur Medical College.

Police have seized both the vehicles involved in the accident.