Update July 28, 2019

Dhaka 9-49 pm, 15-August, 2020

4 killed in Noakhali road crash

Mirajul Moin Joy

A pickup van overturned at Chowmuhani Bazar in Begumganj upazila of Noakhali on Sunday morning, killing four construction workers and injuring 11 others, reports UNB.

The deceased are Rubel Pervez, 40, Musa, 30, Md Nuru Mia, 40, and Moslem, 45.

Witness said the pick-up van, carrying 17 workers, overturned as it tried to overtake a CNG run auto-rickshaw on Begumganj-Feni road around 6:30am. Fifteen workers were injured.

Police, fire fighters and locals took the injured to Begumganj Upazila Health Complex and Noakhali General Hospital, said Harun-or-Rashid, officer-in-charge of Begumganj police station.

Rubel succumbed to his injuries at Begumganj Upazila Health Complex and three others died at Noakhali General Hospital.

The injured are: Sohel, 22, Alauddin, 26, Mizan, 36, Anwar, 45, Belal Hossain, 40, Rasel, 26, Jahan Uddin, 35, Nasir Gazi, 60, Lalu, 50, Milon, 27, and Muzibul Haq Gazi, 30.

The condition of Mizan, Milon, Jahan and Nasir is critical, the OC added. Nasir and Milon have been shifted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

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