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Pickup van hits covered van in Gazipur, kills 3


Published: 11:51 15 July 2019   Updated: 14:15 15 July 2019

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Three people were killed as a pickup van hit a covered van on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in Joydevpur of Gazipur on Monday morning.

The identities of the deceased could not be identified immediately. A pickup driver and two other pickup passengers were among the deceased, said Imtiaz, Sub-inspector of Sadar Police Station of Gazipur Metropolitan Police. 

Md Abu Yusuf, Joydevpur Fire Service Senior Station Officer, said that the Mymensingh-bound pickup van hit the covered van from behind at Nanduain near National Park at around 8:00 am, leaving the trio dead on the spot. 

On information, Fire Service members recovered the bodies and handed it over to police. The bodies were sent to Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Hospital for autopsy.