3 killed in Natore road crash
19 February 2015, Nirapad News: At least three people were killed and eight others injured in a road crash on Natore-Pabna highway in Baraigram upazila of Natore district on Wednesday afternoon.
Abdur Rouf, station master of Natore fire service, said a Bogra-bound potato-laden truck from Pabna collided with a mini truck at Karbala, Galakata area of the upazila at around 1pm on Wednesday. The truck overturned on the road while the mini truck fell into a roadside ditch, leaving 11 people injured .
The injured were admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) where three succumbed to their injuries. One of the deceased is Anwarul Islam, 40, son of Abdul Jabbar hailed from Taraganj upazila of Ranpur district, the rest two were yet to be identified till filling of the report at 6:30pm.
A team of Baraigram police, on information, rushed to the spot and seized both the trucks.