Four people were seriously injured in a head-on collision between a Jamalpur-bound passenger coach and a Panchgarh-bound fish truck in Thakurgaon. At this time, the coach and the truck got twisted. The fire service rescued the injured and sent them to the hospital.
The incident took place on the Thakurgaon-Panchgarh highway in Bhulli Kachubari Bhata area of the district on Sunday at 9 am.
The injured are Liton (30) son of Sushil of Patnitala village of Naogaon district, Sandib (25) son of Rafiqul of Sirajkandi village of Bhujapur police station of Tangail, Ranju (50) son of Mozammel Haque of the same village and Chanchal (30) son of Sachin of Bagmara village of Naogaon district. Thakurgaon Fire Service Officer Sarwar Hossain confirmed this information.
According to the police and eyewitnesses, due to dense fog, a fish carrying truck bound for Panchagarh and a Shibu coach leaving Panchagarh for Jamalpur collided head-on. Four people were seriously injured. The injured were rescued and sent to Thakurgaon General Hospital and Rangpur Medical College and Hospital.