The driver of the pick-up was killed in a head-on collision between a passenger bus and a pick-up at Fazilpur on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Feni. His name is Md. Sahab Uddin (24). He is from Char Mohan area of Raipur upazila of Lakshipur. Babul Mia’s son.
The accident took place at a place called Fazilpur on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway around 12 noon on Sunday.
Apart from this, last Saturday night, Feni-Sonagazi regional road, at a place called Kalghar of Sadar Upazila, was hit by a speeding motorcycle. A pedestrian named Nurul Amin (60) was killed. He is a resident of North Dhalia village of Dhalia Union of Feni Sadar Upazila.
According to police and local sources, renovation and repair work is going on in Dhaka-bound lane of Fazilpur section of Dhaka-Chittagong highway. Because of that, traffic in the Dhaka-bound lane has been temporarily stopped. Due to this, vehicles were moving from both directions on the Chittagong-bound lane.
A Dhaka-bound passenger bus and a Chittagong-bound pick-up collided head-on at around 12 noon on Sunday. The driver of the pick-up. Sahab Uddin (24) was seriously injured. He was rushed to Feni 250 bed general hospital. When he was taken to the emergency department of the hospital, the doctor on duty declared him dead. The body has been kept in the hospital morgue for post-mortem.
Fazilpur (Muhuriganj) Highway Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md. Rashed Khan Chowdhury said that the bus and pick-up have been kept in police custody. Legal process is ongoing in this incident.