Two passengers in a van were killed after being hit by a bus in Tangail’s Dhanbari upazila. A woman was injured in this incident. The accident took place on Wednesday evening at the Kayapara intersection of Dhanbari on the Tangail-Jamalpur road.
The matter has been confirmed by the officer in charge of Dhanbari Police Station (OC). Sajjad Hossain.
Those killed in the accident are Akheruzzaman Farhad of Motbari area of the upazila and Abdul Khalek of the same area as the van driver. The woman injured in this incident is Nahar Akhter. She is the wife of deceased Akheruzzaman Farhad. He has been admitted to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital.
OC said that some passengers were going towards Dhanbari by van from Motbari of the upazila. At this time, a passenger bus named ‘Rajib Pariwan’ leaving from Jamalpur hit the van at Kayapara intersection. Two were killed on the spot.
A woman was injured in this incident. OC said that he was sent to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital.