A man was killed and three members of police were injured in a head-on collision between a microbus and a police pick-up van at Mahisbhanga area on Bonpara-Hatikumrul highway in Baraigram upazila of Natore of Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Shahjahan Ali, 50, microbus driver, son of late Imam Ali, a resident of Kacharighat village of Sadar upazila in Munshiganj.The injured were identified as Harun-or-Rashid, assistant superintendent of police, gunman Ibrahim Hossain and pick-up van driver Mobarak Hossain.
Mahfuzur Rahman, sub-inspector of Bonpara Highway Police Station said that a Dhaka-bound microbus collided with a police pick-up van coming from opposite direction in the area, leaving four people injured.
Later, the injured were taken to Natore Sadar Hospital where duty doctor declared Shahjahan dead, he added.
The injured members of police were sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital for better treatment, he said.