1 dead after bus plunges into ditch in Tangail
Published: 05:40 PM, 15 May 2021
1 dead after bus plunges into ditch in Tangail; Photo: Daily Bangladesh
One person died and 15 others were injured after a passenger bus lost control and fell into a ditch at Kalihati in Tangail.
The incident took place at Hatia area of Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge Highway on Saturday afternoon.
The identity of the deceased could not be known yet. Of the injured, 14 have been sent to Tangail General Hospital and the rest were given first aid.
Confirming the incident, Bangabandhu Bridge East Police Station OC Shafiqul Islam said the bus was heading towards Dhaka from North Bengal. When the bus reached Hatia area, it lost control and fell into a ditch leaving one person dead on the spot and 15 others injured.