April 21, 2021, 11:30 am
Md. Asaduzzaman, Gaibandha : A fish trader named Abdul Badsha (65) was killed and three others were injured when a truck overturned on the Bogra-Rangpur highway at Katakhali-Hawakhana area of Gobindaganj upazila in Gaibandha at 11am on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Badshah of Samaspara village under Talukkanupur union of the upazila. The injured have been identified as Rana, 32, son of Nazrul of Katakhali village, Ferdous, 38, son of Sabed Ali of Hatiadah village and Amirul, 40, son of Sattar of Gandhabbari village.
Locals said a passenger battery-powered van was traveling from Katakhali to Gobindganj when a Rangpur-bound freight truck crushed the van in Hawakhana area. All the passengers in the van were injured. The locals rescued them and took them to Gobindganj Upazila Health Complex. The doctor on duty declared Abdul dead. Gobindganj Highway Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Khairul Islam said the deadly truck was seized.