2 killed as train hits bus in Narayanganj
Published: 07:27 PM, 26 December 2021 Updated: 09:28 PM, 26 December 2021
The bus and train that met with the accident
At least two people were killed and eight others injured when a train hit a bus parked at a railway crossing in Narayanganj. The accident took place at railway gate No 1 in the Sadar Upazila on Sunday evening.
The identities of the victims could not be known immediately. The injured were rescued and sent to Narayanganj General Hospital.
Resident Medical Officer of Narayanganj Sadar General Hospital Farhad said four seriously injured people have been sent to Dhaka while the remaining four have been given first aid.
According to local sources, the train, which left Dhaka in the evening, hit a bus of Ananda Paribahan at Railway gate No 1 before entering Narayanganj railway station. Two persons were killed and 8-10 others were injured on the spot.
Confirming the information, Sadar Model Police Station OC Shah Zaman said the rescue operation is going on.