|Published : 12 Oct 2016, 12:18:29|
Bus hits human hauler in Faridpur, killing two
A road crash has left two people dead and as many injured in Faridpur.
Police said a bus hit a human hauler on the Dhaka-Barisal Highway at the district's Bhanga Upazila around 9:00am on Wednesday.
Local highway police OC Ejajuddin said the deceased have been identified as Fotik Malo and Kaiser Sheikh, residents of Shorifabad village of the Upazila.
A Madaripur-bound bus hit the human hauler in front of the Bhanga Upazila Health Complex leaving Fotik and Kaiser dead on spot and two more passengers injured.
The injured – Santosh Pal and Monir Hossain – were rushed to Faridpur Medical College Hospital, said the OC.
Police have seized the bus but the driver managed to escape; according to a news agency.