3 killed as bus overturns
Published : Friday, 14 September, 2018 at 5:25 PM Count : 146
Three people were killed and 15 others injured in a road accident in Rangpur city on Friday afternoon.
Among the dead, two were identified as Dulal Chandra, 45, of Barobari Hindupara in the city, and Hasina Begum, 55, of Afzalpur village in Mithapukur upazila.
Additional Superintendent of Rangpur Police Saifur Rahman Saif confirmed the matter, reports a Bangla news portal.
Quoting locals, he said a bus of 'AMK Paribahan' overturned after being hit with another bus of 'Mayer Ashirbad' in district Central Bus Terminal area around 12:30pm, leaving two dead on the spot while one on the way to hospital.
Among the injured, 10 were taken to Rangpur Medical College Hospital while rest to different local hospitals, the police official added.