5 passengers killed in private car overturn in Pabna

5 passengers were killed when a private car overturned in Pabna’s Ishwardi. The accident took place on the road in front of Pabna Sugar Mill on Iswardi-Pabna highway of the upazila at 9:15 pm on Thursday (July 4).

Pakshi Highway Police said that a fast private car going from Dashuria to Pabna overturned on the road in front of Sugarmill, killing 3 people on the spot. Two others died after being taken to hospital. 3 people injured in this incident were sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital after giving first aid at Ishwardi Upazila Health Complex.


War House Inspector of Ishwardi Fire Service Mir Amirul Islam said that three bodies have been recovered from the scene. 3 injured people have been sent to Upazila Health Complex. Couldn’t find out if anyone else died there.

Ishwardi Upazila Health Complex RMO Shafiqul Islam Shamim said, 3 people died on the spot. 2 died in hospital. The rest went to Rajshahi with first aid.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Ishwardi Police Station Rafiqul Islam said that the identities of the victims have not yet been identified. Police are working on identification.

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