Bus-motorcycle collision kills youth in Sunamganj
Published: 01:54 PM, 5 May 2022 Updated: 06:37 PM, 5 May 2022
A youth was killed in a collision between a passenger bus and a motorcycle at Shantiganj in Sunamganj.
The accident took place in Paglabazar area of the upazila on the Sylhet-Sunamganj regional highway around 11:30 pm on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Fahim Mia, son of late Nuruzzaman, a former member of Chikarkandi village under East Pagla union of the Upazila.
According to police and witnesses, a Dhaka-bound bus of Sakin Paribahan from Sunamganj hit a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction at around 11:00 pm in Pagla Bazar area of the Upazila, leaving motorcyclist Fahim seriously injured. Later, he was rushed to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Joykalas Highway police outpost in-charge Md Selim said, "On information, we rushed to the spot, seized the bus and sent Fahim Ahmed to Osmani in critical condition. He died while undergoing treatment there."