3 killed in Rangpur truck crash...

3 killed in Rangpur truck crash

 Rangpur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:55 PM, 5 July 2022  

3 killed in Rangpur truck crash

3 killed in Rangpur truck crash

Three people were killed and three others injured when a truck hit an auto-rickshaw in Rangpur.

The accident took place at Shareyartal area of Mahiganj on Rangpur-Pirgachha road.

The condition of one of the injured is critical, police said. However, the identities of the dead and injured could not be known.

Rangpur Metropolitan Police's Mahiganj Police Station OC Mostafizur Rahman said a passenger autorickshaw from Mahiganj Bazar hit a truck from behind on the way to Pirgachha on Tuesday afternoon leaving two passengers of the autorickshaw dead on the spot while another died at the Rangpur Medical College Hospital.

Three more people were injured in the accident. They are being given treatment at Rangpur Medical College Hospital. The body was recovered and sent to the morgue of Rangpur Medical College Hospital. The autorickshaw truck was recovered but its driver escaped, the OC said.

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