6 killed in truck-microbus collision in Faridpur

Sun Online Desk

21st March, 2021 09:41:52 printer

6 killed in truck-microbus collision in Faridpur

At least six people were killed and ten others injured after a truck collided head-on with a microbus in Madhukhali of Faridpur on Sunday morning.

The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.

A Dhaka-bound microbus collided with a truck coming from opposite direction at Majkandi area on Dhaka-Khulna Highway at 7:00am, leaving two people dead on the spot and 14 others injured, said sub-inspector of Karimpur Highway police outpost Abul Khayer.

The injured were taken to Faridpur Medical College and Hospital where four others succumbed to their injuries, he said.

The bodies have been kept at the hospital morgue for autopsies, he added.