4 killed as bus falls into ditch in Gopalganj
News Desk || risingbd.com
At least four people were killed and 19 others injured as a bus fell into a roadside ditch in Tungipara of Gopalganj on Saturday noon.
The accident took place around 12.00pm in Maleker Bazar area of Gopalganj-Pirojpur highway.
One of the deceased was identified as Akam Uddin, a van driver. The identities of other three deceased could not be known yet.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Tungipara Thana AFM Nasim confirmed the news.
According to witnesses, a Dhaka-bound bus of Dola Paribahan fell into a roadside ditch, leaving four dead on the spot and 19 injured.
About 13 injured passengers of the bus have been admitted to Gopalganj 250-bed General Hospital.