At least 19 killed in bus accident in Bangladesh
The death toll could rise further as some of the injured passengers are in critical condition. The driver, who was killed, appeared to have lost control of the vehicle after the tire of the bus burst, police said. Road accidents are common in Bangladesh, often blamed on reckless driving, old vehicles and poor safety rules.
Published 3 months ago · Dhaka, Bangladesh
At Least 19 Killed, Dozens Injured in Bus Accident in Bangladesh
A speeding bus veered off a major expressway in central Bangladesh and plunged into a ditch, killing at least 19 people. The bus, carrying more than 40 passengers, fell about 9 metres into a roadside ditch after breaking through the railing of the newly-built Padma river bridge expressway.
3 months ago·IndiaRead Full Article
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19 die, over 20 injured in bus crash in central Bangladesh
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A speeding bus fell into a roadside ditch in central Bangladesh on Sunday apparently after the driver lost control, leaving at least 19 dead and more than 20 others injured, police said.
3 months ago·United StatesRead Full Article
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