শনিবার, ২৩ জানুয়ারী ২০২১, ১২:১৮ পূর্বাহ্ন
Dipok Roy, Rangpur Correspondent : A supervisor named Rezwan Sarkar Peter (45) was killed and a helper named Nazmul Islam was seriously injured when a passenger bus overtook a freight truck at Taraganj in Rangpur.
The accident took place at around 9 am on the Rangpur-Dinajpur highway in front of the Highway Police Box at Khunia Dola in Ghanirampur village of Taraganj upazila.
The deceased was identified as Rezwan Sarkar, son of late Abdur Rahman of Jagirhat village under Nishchintopur area of Mithapukur upazila. The Taraganj Fire Service recovered the body of the deceased from the spot and sent it to the Rangpur Medical College Hospital morgue and sent the critically injured Nazmul Hossain to the Rangpur Medical College Hospital for treatment.
The accident took place when a passenger bus of Mithila Paribahan bound for Syedpur from Rangpur reached Khunia Dola and collided with the bus while overtaking a truck carrying Bhai Bhai Paribahan coming from the same direction.
Taraganj Highway Police Station OC Keramat Ali confirmed the incident.