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30 injured as bus overturns in Pirojpur

 Pirojpur Correspondent

 Published: 05:29 PM, 18 November 2019  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

At least 30 passengers were injured when a bus overturned after collision with a truck at Indoorkani in Pirojpur on Monday.

The accident took place when the Pirojpur bound passenger bus reached Charbleshwar area on Monday morning. About 5 to 6 injured was shifted to Pirojpur Sadar Hospital.

The truck coming from Pirojpur hit the bus from opposite direction and the bus lost control and fell into a nearby canal. There were about 40 passengers, including school and college students as well as women-children.

Indurkani Police Station Officer-in-Charge Habibur Rahman told that the accident took place when a helper was driving the bus. The truck has been seized. An attempt is underway to rescue the bus and measures have been made to treat the injured.