CHATTOGRAM: One person was killed and another injured in a head-on collision between a covered van and a pickup van at Sitakunda upazila in the district on Sunday.
The deceased identified as Md Yasin, 35, son of Kamal Hossain, and the injured Md Saimun Hossain, 36, son of Abul Bashar, hailed from Batania area under Feni district headquarters.Sources said Yasin and Saimun were coming to Chattogram city from the Sitakunda upazila boarding on a pickup van loaded with furniture.
The accident took place at around 8:00am when a Dhaka-bound covered van collided head-on with the pickup van at Foujdarhat Bypass Morr on Dhaka-Chattogram highway under the upazila, they said.
The collision left the duo injured critically.
They were rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where on-duty physicians declared Yasin dead, said Assistant Sub Inspector Alauddin Talukder of the hospital police outpost.