August 6, 2021, 1:10 am
Three people have been killed in a collision between a bus and a private car in Comilla. The incident took place on Friday morning on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Suyagazi Jorkanan area of Sadar Dakshin upazila of Comilla district. Another was injured. The injured person has been admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. His home is in Hamandi village.
The deceased were identified as Miraj, 18, son of Mubarak Hossain Kutu Miah of Khilgaon area, Belal Hossain, 35, son of Abdul Majid of the same area and Fakhrul Alam Dulal, 52, son of Ali Hossain of Hamandi village in Laxmipur district.
It is learned that a bus of Shyamoli Paribahan was going to Dhaka from Khagrachhari. On the way, the bus collided with a private car on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway when it reached Suyagazi Jordkanan Utern. Two people died on the spot. Another died later after being taken to hospital.
Upon receiving the news, the police and fire service went and rescued the bus and the private car. Later, the bodies of the deceased were sent to the morgue of Comilla Medical Hospital.
Preparations are underway to file a case at Sadar Dakshin Police Station.