Four dead in Dinajpur after pick-up truck hits autorickshaws


PV Desk : A road crash on the Dinajpur-Panchagar highway has left four people killed on Saturday.

Police said the incident was reported around 7am from the district’s Birganj Upazila.

Sub-Inspector Mashiur Rahman of Birganj police said that the accident left eight others injured.

Quoting witnesses, he said a pick-up truck crashed into two autorickshaws coming from the opposite, leaving four people dead on the spot.

Eight others have been taken to the state-run hospital in Birganj Upazila town.

All of the victims were travelling in the autorickshaws, said the police officer.