4 killed in Sirajganj road crash
-- Truck hits CNG-run auto-rickshaw
-- 4 killed, 1 hurt
-- Injured victims rushed to Sadar Hospital
-- Truck driver held
Four people were killed and another was injured as a truck hit a CNG-run three-wheeler on Dhaka-Rangpur highway in Ullapara upazila of Sirajganj last night.
Phul Chand, 50, driver of the three-wheeler, and its passengers Bachchu Miah, 20, Alamgir Hossain, 25, and Biplob Hossain, 22, died on the spot, our Pabna correspondent reports quoting Tajul Huda, officer-in-charge (OC) of Ullapara Police Station.
They were all from Char Ashutoshpur village in Sadar upazila, the police official said.
The injured victim was rushed to Sirajganj Sadar Hospital.
Law enforcers detained the truck driver and seized his vehicle soon after the accident that took place at Shyamolipara around 11:00pm, the OC added.
The auto-rickshaw was going to Pabna from Hatikumrul in Sirajganj, the OC said.