Truck-microbus collision kills 8 in Tangail


PV Desk : Eight people including children were killed in a road crash as a truck and microbus collided in Karatia area of Tangail on Thursday afternoon (Sep 7).
The identities of the deceased could not be known till filling the report.
Elenga highway police sergeant Jahangir Hossain told Banglanews that the accident happened around 3:30pm as the Dhaka-bound microbus collided head-on with truck from opposite direction on Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge highway leaving five people dead on the spot and five other injured.
The injured were rushed to Tangail General Hospital where three of them died later, he added.