Road crash kills 2 in Nilphamari

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23 September, 2018 08:51 AM

Road crash kills 2 in Nilphamari

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Two people were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and auto-rickshaw at Champachali area under Saidpur upazila of Nilphamari district on Saturday night.

The deceased were identified as Faridul, 28, son of Abzal and Hasem, 32, son of Abdur Rauf, both hailing from Telipara Pakerhat area of Khansama upazila.

Confirming the news, Saidpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge Shajahan Pasha said: "The accident took place around 10:30pm when a Dhaka-bound bus collided head-on with an auto-rickshaw, leaving 2 dead on the spot.

"On information, police recovered the bodies and sent them to Sadar Hospital for the autopsy" he added.