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3 women killed as truck hits human hauler

 Jhenaidah Correspondent

 Published: 03:57 PM, 19 October 2019   Updated: 05:39 PM, 19 October 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Three women were killed and nine others injured as a truck hit a human hauler on Jhenaidah-Jashore highway at Laudia area of Jhenaidah Sadar Upazila on Saturday morning.

The accident took place in front of the Laudia Government Primary School around 11:00 am.

One of the deceased was identified as Poli Khatun, wife of Alauddin of Gariala village of the Upazila. 

Dilip Kumar Sarker, Station Officer of Jhenaidah Fire Service, said that the accident took place around 11:00 am when the sand-laden truck hit the Kaliganj-bound human hauler from Jhenaidah, leaving Poli dead on the spot and 11 others injured. 

Soon after the accident, the locals rushed in and sent the injured to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital, where doctors declared two other women dead.