One person was killed in a collision between a bus and a covered van at the Ashekpur bypass area of Sadar Upazila on Dhaka-Tangail highway. Another was injured.
Yasser Arafat, in charge of the Elenga Highway police outpost, confirmed the information on Saturday (December 4th) morning. The victim was not immediately identified.
Elenga Highway Police in-charge Yasir Arafat said a National Travels bus collided head-on with a small Walton-covered van on the Dhaka-Tangail highway in the Ashekpur bypass area of Sadar Upazila on Friday morning. The front part of the bus is twisted. And the covered van overturned on the road.
At this time the driver’s right hand was cut off and detached from the body. The driver of the covered van died on the spot. Bus driver Jahangir Hossain has been admitted to Tangail General Hospital with injuries.