Road accident kills 8 youths in Nilphamari
Eight people were killed in a road accident in Nilphamari. Six were also injured in the accident. They were enjoying the Eid ride on a pickup van.
The incident took place at 9:30 pm on Sunady at Syedpur in the district while head on collision between the pickup van and a microbus.
Additional police super (circle) confirmed the matter.
Police said, a group of youths were on the way towards Nilphamari boarded on a pickup van. At one stage a minibus from opposite direction collided with the pickup van. The 8 youths died on the spot.
Police also sent the injured to a nearby hospital. Their condition was critical