Five people were killed and two injured critically when a truck collided head-on with a microbus in Chunarughat upazila of Habiganj this morning.
Two of the deceased were identified as Microbus driver Al-Amin, 33, and Gautam, 30, reports our Moulvibazar correspondent quoting Officer-in-Charge of Chunarughat Police Station Nirmalendu Chakravarty.
The truck collided with the microbus on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Ulukandi area around 7:15am, said Md Zakir Hossain, officer-in-charge of Shayestaganj Highway Police Station
Three passengers of the microbus died on the spot while four other passengers were injured critically, OC Zakiir Hossain said.
Later, two of the injured succumbed at a local hospital, he said.
The injured are now undergoing treatment at Habiganj Sadar Hospital.
Source: Daily Star, Dhaka, Bangladesh