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Woman killed, 17 hurt in bus plunge

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UNB, Thakurgaon :
A woman was killed and 17 other people were injured when a bus plunged into a ditch at Sattyapir Bridge in the district town early Monday.
The identity of the deceased could not be known yet.
Quoting witnesses, Ashiqur Rahman, officer-in-chargeof Sadar Police Station, said the accident took place around 4 am when the Panchagarh-bound bus of 'Hanif Enterprise' fell off from a bridge

and plunged into a road side ditch after hitting an electric pole, leaving the woman dead on the spot.
The injured were taken to local hospital.

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