3 women workers crushed dead by truck in Rangpur
Published: 08:40 PM, 27 November 2021 Updated: 08:46 PM, 27 November 2021
Three women workers were killed as they were crushed by a truck at Taraganj in Rangpur. Three more people were injured in the incident.
However, the names of the victims were not immediately known.
The accident took place on the Rangpur-Saidpur Highway near Brothers Cold Storage in the Ghonirampur area of the upazila around 7:30 pm on Saturday.
Witnesses said three women were returning home in a battery-powered autorickshaw. When the vehicle reached the front of the Brothers Cold Storage, a truck coming from the opposite direction crushed them. They were killed on the spot.
Taraganj Highway Police OC Nurunnabi Pradhan said three bodies had been recovered. The injured have been admitted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital (RpMC) along with Upazila Health Complex.