5 killed, 23 injured in bus-truck collision in Sirajganj
Publish- February 23, 2021, 10:29 AM
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Update- February 23, 2021, 12:02 PM
At least five people were killed and 23 others were injured in a head-on-collision between a bus and a truck at Konabari in Kamarkhand upazila of Sirajganj district on Tuesday.
One of the deceased was identified as Fazlul Haque, a 78-year-old freedom fighter from Bogura district. Identities of other victims are yet to be established.
The accident occurred around 7.30 am on Bangabandhu Bridge West Link highway.
"The Mymensingh-bound bus ferrying passengers from Bogura crashed into the truck coming from the opposite direction this morning," said officer-in-charge of Bangabandhu Bridge West Police Station, Mosaddek Hossain.