MADARIPUR: Three people were killed and 15 others injured as a bus collided head-on with a truck in Kamaldi area under Rajoir upazila of the district Sunday morning, reports BSS.
The deceased were identified as Shuvho Ghosh, 25, Jakir Hossain Howlader, 35, and Sifur Rahman, 45. Of the deceased, Shuvho Ghosh was a resident of Rangpur district while Jakir Hossain Howlader and Sifur Rahman were the inhabitants of Barisal district.
Station Officer of Rajoir Fire Service Md Amzad Hossain said the accident took place on the Dhaka-Barisal Highway when a truck collided head-on with a bus, leaving two people dead on the spot. Another person died while he was undergoing treatment at a hospital. Fifteen people were also injured in the accident.
The injured were admitted to Rajoir Upazila Health Complex. Later, two of them were sent to Faridpur Medical College Hospital in critical state.