|Published : 18 Sep 2016, 10:14:22 | Updated : 18 Sep 2016, 10:21:08|
Five die in Comilla car plunge
Five people, including three children, were killed and another person was injured as a private car plunged into a roadside ditch at Silunia on the Noakhali-Comilla highway in Laksam upazila on Sunday morning.
The deceased could not be identified immediately.
Officer-in-charge of Laksam Police Station Mahfuj Ahmed said the Dhaka-bound private car, coming from Noakhali, fell into a roadside ditch after hitting a bridge in the area as its driver lost control over the steering around 6:45 am, leaving a child and a man dead on the spot and four others injured.
The injured were admitted to Laksam Upazila Health Complex where two children and a woman succumbed to injures, the OC added, according to a news agency.