5 killed in Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar
Published : Thursday, 13 September, 2018 at 12:00 AM Count : 183
CHATTOGRAM, Sept 12: At least two people were killed while another one was injured in a head-on collision between two covered vans on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Mirsarai upazila early Wednesday.
One of the deceased was identified as Kabir Hossain, 40, a driver of a covered van while the identity of other could not be known yet.
Inspector Rabiul Azam Robin of Mirsarai Fire Service and Civil Defence said the accident took place around 3:30 am when two covered vans collided head-on, leaving two dead on the spot.
A man identified as Goutam was injured in the accident and taken to Chittagong Medical College Hospital.
In Cox's Bazar, Three people were killed and four others injured when a covered van hit a humanhauler on Chittagong-Cox's Bazar highway near Inani Resort in Chakaria upazila on Wednesday.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Nure Alam, in-charge of Siringa Highway police camp, said the accident took place around 11:30 am when a covered van of 'Ranbow Paribahan' hit a humanhauler, leaving three dead on the spot and four others injured.
The injured were taken to Sadar Hospital, he added.