3 killed as two buses collide in Chattogram

Sun Online Desk

17th January, 2020 01:13:06 printer

3 killed as two buses collide in Chattogram

At least three people were killed and four others injured when two buses collided head-on on Chattogram-Cox’s Bazar highway in Patiya upazila of Chattogram on Friday morning.

The identities of the deceased and injured could not be known immediately.

Confirming the news, Alaudin Talukder, assistant-sub-inspector (ASI) of CMCH Police Outpost, said a passenger bus of ‘Shyamoli Paribahan’ collided head-on with another local bus, coming from opposite direction at Shantirhat Sultan Ahmmed Kusumpuri area at 10:00 am, leaving three passengers dead on the spot and four others injured.

Later, locals took the injured to Chattogram Medical College and Hospital (CMCH), the ASI said, adding that the bodies have been kept at the hospital morgue for autopsies.