BSS-54 8 killed in Narsingdi road crash

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ACCIDENT-NARSINGDI

8 killed in Narsingdi road crash

NARSINGDI, Aug 20, 2018 (BSS) – At least eight people were killed and
eight others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a human hauler
in Dariapara area on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway under Belabo upazila of the
district this evening.

Police said the accident occurred when the Dhaka-bound bus of “Boss
Paribahan” collided head-on with the human hauler (Leguna) in the area at
about 8.45 pm, leaving eight passengers of the human hauler dead on the spot
and eight others injured.

The injured were sent to Bhoirab hospital.

Five of the deceased were identified as Abul Hossain, 55, Abdul Miah, 24,
Mobarak Hossain, 18, Sujon Miah, 30, and his wife.

The identities of the others could not be known.

BSS/CORR/FI/ 2245 hrs