Publish: 14 May 2022, 01:03 pm
Eight people have been killed in a tripartite collision
between a bus, a private car, and a motorcycle in Gopalganj's Kashiani Upazila.
At least 10 others were injured in the incident.
The accident took place on the Dhaka-Khulna highway in the Milton Bazar area of the Upazila on Saturday (May 14). However, the police could not immediately reveal the names of the victims.
Confirming the matter, Kashiani Police Station SI Sirajul Islam said, "A Dhaka-Khulna-bound Rajib Paribahan bus collided head-on with a Dhaka-bound private car and motorcycle. Seven people died on the spot."
Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad, deputy assistant director of Gopalganj Fire Service, said, "We fear more casualties." The injured have been shifted to Gopalganj Sadar Hospital for treatment.