At least four people were killed and eight others injured in head-on collision between a bus and human hauler, locally known as leguna, in Chakaria Upazila of Cox's Bazar on Tuesday morning, UNB reports.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
The accident took place when a Dhaka-bound bus of ‘Starline Paribahan’ collided head-on with the human hauler in Baratoli Rastarmatha area around 11 am, leaving four passengers of the leguna including its driver dead on the spot, witness said.
Being informed police rushed there and rescued the injured, said Sub-inspector Nur Alam of Chakaria Highway Police.
Three critically injured were being taken Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital, he added.