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14 killed in Natore road accident

  • Published at 06:38 pm August 25th, 2018
The bus and human hauler involved in the accident in Natore, August 25, 2018 <b>Kamal Mridha/Dhaka Tribune</b>
Locals gather beside the wreckage of the bus and human haulier that collided and left 15 dead in Natore on Saturday, August 25, 2018 Kamal Mridha/Dhaka Tribune

The accident occurred in the Kadamchilan area of Lalpur upazila 

At least 14 people have been killed and 15 others injured in a collision between a bus and a human hauler on the Natore-Pabna highway.

The accident occurred in the Kadamchilan area of Lalpur upazila around 4:10pm Saturday.

The deceased are yet to be identified.

A Challenger Paribahan bus bound for Dhaka from Kushtia collided head-on with a human hauler carrying 15 passengers. The accident left 14 passengers of the human hauler dead and 15 passengers injured, said Natore Superintendent of Police Biplob Bijay Talukder.

Police and fire service officials had the injured taken to the Upazila Health Complex.