Tuesday, 30 May, 2023

Dinajpur road crash kills one

DINAJPUR: A person was killed and two others were injured in a collision between a truck and a pickup van on Gobindaganj regional road in Dinajpur’s Ghoraghat upazila on Friday morning, reports UNB

The deceased pickup van driver Jasim Uddin, 45, was from Narsingdi’s Shibpur upazila while the injured are the driver’s helper and a cattle trader.

Khokan Chandra Chaki, a sub-inspector at Ghoraghat police station, said the accident occurred around 6am when the head-on collision between the vehicles from opposite directions erupted in the Birampur area under the upazila, leaving the driver dead on the spot and other two injured.

The bodies were sent to Sadar upazila hospital morgue for autopsies, he added.