A bus helper was killed and at least 15 passengers were injured in a head-on collision between a goods laden truck and a passenger bus at Rajbari road intersection on Dhaka-Khulna highway on Friday noon, reports agency. The deceased could not be immediately identified. Officer-in-charge of Faridpur Kotwali police station Syed Mohsinul Haq informed that a Dhaka-bound goods laden truck collided head-on with a passenger bus of ‘Kohinoor Paribahan’ at Rajbari road intersection on Dhaka-Khulna highway this (Friday) noon.
The accident killed the unidentified bus helper, 25, on the spot and injured at least 15 passengers. The injured were given initial treatment at Faridpur Medical College Hospital. The body has been sent to the morgue for autopsy.