A head-on collision between a truck and a ‘Nasimon’ (human hauler) has left 4 dead in Gopalganj’s Tekerhat.
The accident occured on Tekerhat in Muksudpur upazilla on the Dhaka-Barisal highway at around 6.30am on Tuesday, said SI Abdus Salam of the Sindhiaghat police station.
Quoting locals, Salam said a truck with poultry feed was heading for Barisal from Faridpur when it rammed into a ‘Nasimon’ carrying wage labourers who work in paddy fields.
The ‘Nasimon’ was headed for Chagalicherra in Gopalganj.
The head-on collision near the AB filling station left four dead on the spot and atleast eight others injured.
Those injured were admitted to the Muksudpur upazilla health complex. The dead could not be immediately identified.