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4 killed, 20 injured in Faridpur road accident

  • Published at 11:08 am June 5th, 2019
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The injured have been admitted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital

At least four people have been killed and 20 others injured in a road accident in the Dhuldi area under the sadar upazila of Faripur district.

The identities of the deceased could not be ascertained yet.

The accident occurred when a Khulna-bound night coach of AK Travels rammed into a roadside tree on the Dhaka-Khulna highway around 7:30am on Wednesday, killing four on the spot.

Kotwali police station Officer-in-Charge AFM Nasim told Dhaka Tribune that the bodies have been handed over to the highway police.

Karimpur highway police outpost In-Charge Sub-Inspector Joynal Islam said the accident took place because of reckless driving.

The injured have been admitted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital.