5 killed in Gazipur road crash


Five people were killed while a Kolkata bound Maitree Express collided with a private car over the Noyanagar railway crossing in Kaliakoir upazila of the district this morning.

After the incident, train communication of Dhaka with the northern region has remained suspended.

Of the deceased, two were women, two children and driver of the private car.

Station Master of Joydebpur railway station Md Shahidul Islam said the incident took place around 9:15am in the area.