Alexa Bus-truck collision kills 2 incl child in Cumilla

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Bus-truck collision kills 2 incl child in Cumilla

 Cumilla Correspondent  daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:52 AM, 11 December 2019   Updated: 12:15 PM, 11 December 2019

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Two people, including a child, were killed on Tuesday night in a collision between a bus and a truck on Cumilla-Noakhali regional highway at the Nichintapur area of Lalmai upazila in Cumilla. 10 more were injured in the incident. 

A Cumilla-bound ‘Upokul Paribahan’ bus collided with a freight truck coming from the opposite side on Cumilla-Noakhali regional highway at Horischor Bazaar of North Nichintapur area, said Md Ziaul Haque, In-charge of Lalmai Highway Police Outpost. 

The helper of the bus and a child were killed on the spot. 10 people were also injured. Soon after the accident, the relatives took the bodies from the spot, he also said adding, “The locals rescued the injured and shifted them to different hospitals. That’s why they could not be identified.”

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