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5 killed, 11 injured as truck falls into ditch in Tangail

 Tangail Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:41 AM, 28 March 2020   Updated: 11:05 AM, 28 March 2020

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Five people killed and 11 others were injured as a truck lost control and fell into a ditch at the Kandila area of Tangail Sadar Upazila on Saturday morning.

The accident took place on the Dhaka-Tangail highway. Assistant Station Master of Tangail Fire Station Md. Shafiqul Islam confirmed the matter to Daily Bangladesh.

Md. Shafiqul Islam said that the truck carrying cement and several people from Dhaka was going to Bogura. Later, it fell into a roadside ditch by losing control when it reached the Kandila area. The injured were taken to Tangail General Hospital, where doctors declared five people dead. The identity of the deceased has not yet been identified. The treatment of the injured people are being underway.