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24 November, 2017 09:48:56 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 24 November, 2017 02:53:59 PM
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Asst train driver killed in Gazipur train-truck collision

Rail link with North snapped for 6 hrs
Independent Online Desk
Asst train driver killed in Gazipur train-truck collision

An assistant train driver was killed and 50 passengers were injured as a train hit a truck at Bokterpur level-crossing on Dhaka-Rajshahi route in Kaliakoir upazila early Friday.

The deceased was identified as Nur Alam Sharif, son of Momin Sharif of Alfadanga upazila of Faridpur.

Officials said the rail link of the country’s northern region with capital Dhaka was disrupted for six hours following the accident that took place at 2:00am.

Ibrahim Chowdhury, a warehouse inspector at Kaliakoir Fire Service, said the accident took place when the Lalmonirhat-bound Lalmoni Express train hit an out-of-service truck on the track around 2:00am, leaving Sharif dead on the spot and 50 others injured.
 
The injured were taken to the upazila health complex.
 
The rescue operation was on till filing of the report around 9:20 am. UNB 

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