Rail link with Kushtia snapped after freight train, engine trolley collision | The Daily Star
04:28 PM, March 05, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 05:12 PM, March 05, 2021

Rail link with Kushtia snapped after freight train, engine trolley collision

Train movement from Kushtia, Rajshahi, Gopalganj, Faridpur and Goalando was suspended after a head-on collision between a freight train and an engine trolley, adjacent to Kushtia Boro Station this afternoon.

A Faridpur bound freight train carrying wheat collided with a halted engine trolley near Kushtia Boro Station around 2:00pm today, reports our Kushtia correspondent quoting Jamal Uddin, station master of the railway station.

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All eight bogies of the freight train were derailed, snapping train movement between Kushtia and all districts, connected with the route, till filing this report at 4:00pm, he added.

No one was reported injured in the accident.

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