Driver killed in bus-truck collision in Rajbari
Published: 04:02 PM, 6 August 2022 Updated: 05:29 PM, 6 August 2022
Accidental bus - Photo: Daily Bangladesh
A truck driver was killed in a collision between a bus and a truck at Wazirpur on the Rajbari-Kushtia regional highway. Two more prople are injured in this incident.
The accident took place at around 10:30 on saturday in front of a filling station adjacent to Pangsha Aziz Sardar bus stand on the Rajbari-Kushtia highway.
The name of the deceased truck driver is Yusuf Pramanik. He is the son of Hanif Pramanik of Golchatwar area of Faridpur Sadar Upazila.
According to Pangsha Highway Police sources, the truck collided head on with a Kushtia-bound bus coming from Rajbari while leaving the Pangsha filling station with oil. The locals rescued the injured and took them to the Pangsha Upazila Health Complex, where the doctor declared the truck driver Yusuf Pramanik dead.
Pangsha Highway Police Station Sub-Inspector (SI) Mo Salahuddin Mollah said that the body will be handed over to the family after the autopsy. Both the bus and the truck are in the custody of the Highway Police.