One killed, ten hurt in Rangpur road accidents
A man was killed and 10 were injured in three separate road accidents in Rangpur yesterday, said police.
At the city's Hasna Mor, the helper of a trucker was killed and the driver was injured as it hit another truck from behind.
The deceased was identified as Alamgir Hossain (34) of Modern Mor area in Rangpur.
Quoting locals, police said the Modern Mor bound truck hit another at Hasna Mor after one of its front tyres burst.
Fire service personnel rescued injured Jalal Mia, and sent him to Rangpur Medical College Hospital.
In another accident, seven bus passengers were injured as it fell into a ditch beside Dinajpur-Rangpur highway at Hajirmor.
The injured were taken to RMCH, confirmed Badsha Masum Alam, station officer of Rangpur Fire Service and Civil Defence.
Meanwhile, a driver and his helper were injured after a sand-laden truck plunged into a ditch after the driver lost his control over the vehicle in Keranihat area.