Alexa Bus-truck collision kills 3 in Faridpur

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Bus-truck collision kills 3 in Faridpur

 Faridpur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:16 AM, 26 November 2019   Updated: 03:51 PM, 26 November 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh; Symbolic Photo

Photo: Daily Bangladesh; Symbolic Photo

Three people were killed and at least 13 people were injured on Tuesday at 8:00 am in a bus-truck collision at Bhanga Upazila in Faridpur. 

Two of the deceased have been identified. They are — Siraj of Madaripur, a driver of the crashed Chandra Paribahan and Rezaul Kharadi, son of Tota Kharadi of Shibchar Upazila of the district.

Confirming the matter, Bhanga Police Station OC told that “a Dhaka-bound Chandra Paribahan bus coming from Madaripur collied with a bus coming from the opposite direction on Dhaka-Barishal Highway at East Sadardi”.

Two people died on the spot and another died on the way to the hospital, he added.

13 of the injured have been shifted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital. The condition of the two is alarming.

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