|Published : 11 Mar 2017, 12:23:00|
Two die as bus plunges into ditch in Kushtia
At least two people were killed and 35 others injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch at Sahebnagar on Kushtia-Ishwardi highway in Mirpur upazila of Kushtia district on Saturday.
Akhtaruzzaman, officer-in-charge of Mirpur Police Station, said that the accident took place when a Pirojpur-bound a bus coming from Kurigram skidded off of the highway and fell into a ditch around 4:00am, leaving the two passengers dead on the spot and 35 others injured.
The injured were admitted to Kushtia General Hospital, according to UNB report.