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3 killed as truck overturns in Pabna

 Pabna Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:37 AM, 19 April 2021   Updated: 11:39 AM, 19 April 2021

The accidental truck; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

The accidental truck; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Three people were killed when a banana-laden truck overturned at Ishwardi in Pabna. At least eight people were injured in the incident.

The accident took place at Chargargari village in Sahapur UP of Ishwardi upazila at midnight on Sunday. 

The deceased were identified as Jubbar Prang, a businessman from Dadapur village under Laxmikunda UP of Ishwardi upazila, Matiar Shah and Shukur Ali from Joypurhat. 

Confirming the incident, Ishwardi Police Station OC Asaduzzaman said a banana-laden truck was going for Dhaka from Laxmikunda’s Hudipara.  Three people died on the spot when the truck overturned in the Alhaj intersection area.

At least eight people were seriously injured, he said, adding they were treated at a local hospital.

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