At least two people were killed while another one was injured in a head-on collision between two covered vans on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Mirsarai, Chattogram early Wednesday, report Agencies.
One of the deceased was identified as Kabir Hossain, 40, a driver of a covered van while the identity of other could not be known yet.
Inspector Rabiul Azam Robin of Mirsarai fire service and civil defence said the accident took place around 3:30am when two covered vans collided head-on, leaving two dead on the spot.
A man identified as Goutam was injured in the accident and taken to Chittagong Medical College Hospital.
Meanwhile, Three people were killed and four others injured when a covered van hit a human hauler on Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway near Inani resort in Chakaria, Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday, reports UNB.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Nure Alam, in-charge of Siringa highway police camp, said the accident took place around 11:30am when a covered van of Ranbow Paribahan hit a human hauler, leaving three dead on the spot and four others injured.
The injured were taken to sadar hospital, he added.