Medical &Health

Bus-pickup collision leaves 2 dead in Gazipur

Two people were killed and three others were injured after a bus and a pickup van crashed into each other at the Shallabari area of Kapasia in Gazipur on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Zinnah, driver of the pickup van and its passenger Delwar.

However, the identities of the injured are yet to be known.

The accident occurred around 7am when a Dhaka-bound bus and a Kishoreganj-bound pickup van collided head-on at the Shallabari area of Dhaka Kapasia Road in Gazipur, said AFM Nasim, officer-in-charge of Kapasia police station.

The driver and passenger of the pickup were killed on the spot and 3 others were injured.

On information, police recovered the bodies and sent them to Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Medical College Hospital morgue for an autopsy, added the OC.

The vehicles were seized, said the OC, adding that legal action will be taken in this regard.

Source: United News of Bangladesh