Five people were killed as good as an additional 5 harmed as the lorry crushed over the dash in Uchitpur area in Chirirbandar upazila of the district upon Wednesday evening.
The defunct were identified as Azizul Hossain, 35, son of late Kafil Uddin of Uchitpur village, Masud Rana, 28, son of Abdul Jalil of Mopstafapur village, Bakul Mandal, 26, son of late Sanauddin of Hazratpur village, Nazmul Haq, 30, son of Mofizuddin of Nama Uchitpur, as good as Begum Adura, 25.
Sub-Inspector Chitta Ranjan of Chirirbandar Thana told banglanews which the lorry rammed the Fulbari-bound tellurian hauler locally good known as Nasimon in Uchitpur area during 5:45pm, withdrawal three, together with the motorist of the Nasimon, passed upon the mark as good as 8 injured.
He added: “The dual fatally harmed succumbed to their injuries upon approach to hospital.”
The 5 harmed were rushed to Dinajpur Medical College Hospital.
An indignant host of protestors seized the torpedo truck.