Four killed in Manikganj road crash
15 July 2016, Nirapad News: At least four persons including mother and daughter were killed and four others injured in a road crash on Dhaka-Aricha highway at Tora village in Ghior upazila this morning.
The deceased were identified as Kheali Begum, 50, wife of Zinnat Ali and her daughter Nargis Begum, 30, of Nabogram village, Mizanur Rahman, 30, son of Akkas Ali of Berghata village under sadar upazila and Poran Rajbanshi, 48, son of Suklal Rajbanshi of Nagorpur village of Tangail district.
Officer in charge (Investigation) of Ghior Police Sunil Kumar Karmakar said the accident occurred when a pickup van collided head on with a Dhaka-bound passenger bus at around 6:10 am, leaving one dead on the spot and seven others injured.
One died on the way to hospital.
Later, the injured were admitted to Manikganj Sadar Hospital and Munnu Medical College Hospital where two of them succumbed to their injuries.
The bodies were kept to Manikganj Sadar Hospital morgue.