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13 killed in Bangladesh bus crash

At least 13 people were killed and 50 others injured when two passengers buses collided head-on in Bangladesh.

Local police chief Fakhrul Islam said the crash happened on a major road in Narsingdi, 25 miles east of the capital, Dhaka.

He said 11 passengers died at the scene, while two others succumbed to their injuries on the way to hospital.

He said at least 13 critically injured passengers were to hospital in Dhaka. The rest were being treated in local hospitals.


From Belfast Telegraph