Nine Bangladeshis killed in Saudi road crash
Published: 10:24 AM, 7 January 2018 Updated: 10:18 AM, 8 January 2018
At least nine Bangladeshi nationals were killed and 18 others injured in a road accident in Jizan province of Saudi Arabia on early Sunday (Bangladesh time).
Six of the deceased were identified as Alamgir Hossain and Mohammad Eidan of Narsingdi, Dulal of Sirajganj, Saidur Rahman of Tangail, Matiur Rahman of Narayanganj and Jashim of Kishoreganj.
The identity of the remaining three people could not be ascertained immediately.
Sources said the nine Bangladeshis were going to their workplace from their homes in a car and it collided with another car, leaving the nine passengers dead on the spot.