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3 killed in bus-covered van collision in Pirganj 

 Rangpur Correspondent  daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:19 PM, 19 March 2019   Updated: 01:20 PM, 19 March 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Three people were killed and two others injured in a collision between a bus and a covered van on Rangpur-Bagura highway in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur on Tuesday. 

The deceased are - a covered van helper and two bus passengers. However, details  about the deceased could not be known immediately. 

Swadesh Chandra, Officer-in-charge of Pirganj police station, said that a Rangpur-bound covered van hit a road divider and then fell on a Thakurgaon-bound bus around 4:00 am, leaving the trio dead on the spot. 

The injured were admitted at Pirganj Hospital.