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5 killed as train hits bus in Feni

 Feni Correspondent

 Published: 07:39 PM, 28 November 2018   Updated: 09:08 PM, 28 November 2018



At least five people, including a child, were killed and 20 others injured as a train smashed into a bus at an unmanned level crossing at Sharishadi in Sadar upazila on Wednesday evening.

The deceased could not be identified immediately.

Towfique Ahmed, station officer of Feni Fire Service, said Mymensingh-bound train from Chattogram 'Nasirabad Express' hit the local bus at the level crossing around 6:15pm, leaving four bus passengers dead on the spot and four others injured.

The accident also halted the train communication of Chattogram with Dhaka and Sylhet for an hour, said sources at Feni Railway Station.

Daily Bangladesh/Sohug