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7 killed in bus-autorickshaw collision in Mymensingh

Update : 16 Feb 2024, 13:09

At least seven people were killed, including an autorickshaw driver, in a head-on collision between a speeding bus and a CNG-run autorickshaw in Alalpur area of Mymensingh Sadar upazila on Friday. 

The accident took place in Alalpur area of Sadar Upazila in the district around 11:30am.

The identities of the victims could not be known immediately, said Md Anwar Hossain, officer-in-charge (investigation), Kotwali Model Police Station.

He said the accident happened when the bus crashed into the autorickshaw coming from the opposite direction on the Mymensingh-Sherpur regional road in the Alalpur area, leaving all seven dead on the spot.

All the victims except the driver were passengers in the autorickshaw, he said. Details about the fatal accident would be shared later, the police officer added

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