3 killed in city train crash

TrainDHAKA: Three people were killed and six others injured as a train ran over the pedestrians at Karwan Bazar area in the capital on Thursday morning.

The identities of deceased could not be known immediately.

Mazharul Islam, Officer-in-Charge of Tejgaon police station told the banglamail that a Dhaka-bound Jamuna Intercity Express from Mymensingh ran over the pedestrians near the Karwan Bazar fish market area around 9am, leaving one dead on the spot and 8 others injured.

The injured were rushed to the DMCH where two more succumbed to their injuries, he said.

Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police outpost inspector Muzammel Haq said four of the injured are in critical condition.