One killed in bridal party bus accident in Noakhali
A woman was killed and eight others were injured when a bridal party hit a roadside tree on the Sonapur-Alexander road in Noakhali on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Sumi Akhter, 29.
The injured were rushed to Noakhali General Hospital while two critically injured people have been shifted to Chittagong for better treatment and one has been shifted to Dhaka.
According to local sources, the bridal bus was going to Laxmipur from Mannan Nagar area in Sadar upazila. The bus hit a roadside tree in Samiti Masjid area after its driver lost control over the steering, leaving one dead and eight others injured.
Officer-in-charge of Sudharam Police Station Shahed Uddin said police visited the spot after receiving the information. Legal action will be taken in this regard, he added.