Staff Correspondent, Rangpur: At least two people were killed and injured 12 others in a road accident in Damdama area of Islampur under Mithapukur upazila of the district on Sunday morning.
Of the deceased one was identified as Abdul Aziz, hailed from Ashulia in Dhaka.
Police and fire service sources said that Thakurgaon-bound a passenger bus hit a roadside tree when its driver lost control over the steering in the area around 7:00am, leaving the two dead on the spot and injured others.
Later, Barodarga Highway police and fire service men rushed to the spot and sent the injured to Rangpur Medical College Hospital.
Barodarga Highway police outpost In-Charge Hafizur Rahman confirmed the matter to risingbd.com.
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