Gazipur road crash kills 4, injures 6New Age Online
Four people were killed and six others injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a human hauler in Naujor area on Dhaka-Tangail highway Friday morning. Three of the deceased were identified as Shumon, 35, his brother Faruk, 38, and Nur Alam, 42, of Rangpur district.
The deceased and injured were all labourers. As the condition of the injured deteriorated all havr been sent to different hospitals in Dhaka.
Assistant Superintendent of Tongi highway police Shakhawat Hossain said the Konabari bound human hauler collided head-on with a truck coming from the opposite direction in Gazipur City Corporation’s Naujor area around 8:30am, leaving three dead on the spot and injuring others. The human hauler was smashed up and broke into pieces. Later, locals rushed to the spot and sent the injured to Gazipur Sadar Hospital where Shumon succumbed to his injuries. Police seized the truck and human hauler but the truck driver fled from the spot.
A case was filed with Joydebpur police station in this connection.
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