2 killed in Gaibandha road crash
Published: 03:54 PM, 28 May 2021
The killer bus which crush auto-rickshaw
Two people were killed and two others injured when a bus hit an auto-rickshaw at Battala area of Badiakhali union on Gaibandha-Saghata road in Gaibandha Sadar upazila on Friday morning.
The deceased were identified as Dulal Chandra of Ramnath Vita area of Badiakhali union and Raju Mia of Shimultai village.
Gaibandha Sadar Police Station OC Mahfuzur Rahman said a Saghata-bound bus of Alamdina Paribahan left from Dhaka. When it reached Battala area in the morning, it hit an autorickshaw coming from the opposite direction. Dulal Chandra was killed on the spot when the autorickshaw overturned.
The three injured were first taken to Gaibandha District Hospital. However, as their condition deteriorated, the doctor advised them to be taken to Rangpur Medical College Hospital. Later, Raju Mia died on the way to Rangpur Medical College Hospital. The injured are being given treatment at the RpMCH.
The bus was rescued after the incident but the driver and helper escaped, the OC said.