Man killed as bus overturns in Cox's Bazar

Sun Online Desk

29th November, 2020 04:59:47 printer

Man killed as bus overturns in Cox's Bazar

At least one person was killed and six others were injured as a minibus overturned at Kaimar Ghona station under Dakkhin Mithachori union of Ramu upazial in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Nurul Islam, 55, son of late Sultan, a resident of Sikdar Bil area of Rajapalang union of Ukhia in the district.

Witnesses said that a bus of Sealine Paribahan overturned at the area after its driver lost control over the steering while he was trying to save a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction, leaving Nurul dead on the spot and six others injured.

Sub-inspector (SI) of Ramu Highway police Mujibur Rahman said the body was sent to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital morgue for an autopsy.

Among the injured, Osman Gani, 27, and Saiful Islam, 22, are undergoing treatment at Chattogram Medical College and Hospital in critical condition, he added.