Habiganj road crash death toll rises to 7
03 October 2015, Nirapad News: At least seven people were killed and 16 others injured in a road crash on Dhaka-Sylhet Highway in Nabiganj upazila on Friday night.
Three of the deceased were identified as Morsheda Begum, 40, of Kanaighat in Sylhet, Tarikul, 35 of Bagerhat and bus supervisor Mahsin Ali Tipu, 45, hailed from Laxmipur.
Sherpur highway thana sub-inspector (SI) Humayun Kabir told that a Sylhet-bound bus of Hanif Paribahan knocked down a parked truck in the area around 9:30am, leaving three bus passengers dead on the spot and 20 others injured.
Later, another died at Moulvibazar Hospital and one more succumbed to his injuries on way to Sylhet MAG Osmani Hospital.
Then, two more injured succumbed to their injuries at hospitals.