Dhaka: 13 workers died in a road accident on Friday morning in Bangladesh. The incident happened at Cumilla’s narayanpur area. The deceased were all residents of Rangpur.
It is known that the workers were sleeping in a house at Narayanpur. At that time a truck hit the house. At the scene 13 people lost their lives. Two serious persons were sent to the hospital.
The deceased were all male workers who lived in ‘Kazi and Co’, a brickfield located in Narayanpur of Gholpasha Union.
The truck was supplying coal to the brickfield, which had a hut for workers next to a pile of coal. The driver of the truck was backing the vehicle to dump the coal on that pile when it overturned and fell on the hut where the workers were sleeping.