10 killed in bus-truck head-on collision in Jhenaidah
Published: 03:53 PM, 10 February 2021 Updated: 08:13 PM, 10 February 2021
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Ten people have been killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck in Jhenaidah. The death toll is expected to rise further. Many more were injured in the incident. They were rushed to a nearby hospital.
The accident took place at around 3:30 pm on Wednesday at the Barobazar area in Kaliganj upazila of the district.
Initially, the names of the victims were not known.
Confirming the matter, Kaliganj Fire Station Officer Mamunur Rashid said, “The bodies of 9 people were recovered upon receiving the news of the accident. Rescue work is still underway. The death toll may rise further.”