3, including a child, crushed dead by truck in Bandarban
Published: 12:10 PM, 4 January 2021
Three people, including a child, were crushed to death by a goods-laden truck in Bandarban on Sunday evening.
Two more people including the truck driver were injured. The accident took place in Amtali Para area on Bandarban-Keranihat Road.
The deceased were identified as Nazma Begum, Lavanya and Muntaha.
According to police and locals, a goods-laden truck fell into a ditch on the Bandarban-Keranihat road in the Amtali Para area after its driver lost control over the steering. One died on the spot while two others, including a child, succumbed to their injuries on the way to Chattogram Medical College Hospital in critical condition.
Two more people including truck driver Liaquat were injured in the accident. On information, the police and fire service rushed to the spot and rescued the victims.
Confirming the accident, Sadar Police Station OC Shahidul Islam Chowdhury said a case has been registered in this regard.