2 killed in Faridpur road crash

Sun Online Desk

25th March, 2021 11:27:39 printer

 2 killed in Faridpur road crash

Two people, including a bus supervisor, were killed and 25 others injured as a passenger bus hit a road side tree in Madhupur area under Bhanga upazila of Faridpur early Thursday.

The deceased were identified as Akter Hossain, hailing from Jhalakathi and Idris Ali, from Munshiganj.

Confirming the news, Omar Farooque, officer-in-charge (OC) of Bhanga Highway Police Station, said the Barishal-bound passenger bus of ‘GM Paribahan’ from Benapole lost control and hit the road side tree on Faridpur-Barishal Highway at 1:00 am, leaving two people dead on the spot and its 25 passengers, including bus driver and his helper, injured.

Later, the injured were admitted to various hospitals, he said.