8 killed in Joypurhat bus plunge
At least eight people were killed and 15 others injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch in Joypurhat Sadar upazila on Friday.
The incident took place on Bogura-Jashore road at Baniapara around 1:00pm.
The deceased are including three children, four women and a man while their identities could not be known immediately.
Joypurhat Sadar Police Station officer-in-charge Sirajul Islam said the bus fell into a roadside ditch as its driver lost control over the steering this noon, leaving eight people dead on the spot.