One person was killed in a head-on collision between an autorickshaw and a private jeep in Khagrachari. Another person was injured at this time. The accident happened in front of Pilot Farm Girls High School on Khagrachari-Panchari road around 3 pm on Monday.
It is known that the deceased’s name is Sushant Chakma (55). He is the autorickshaw driver. Sushant’s house is in Satyadhan neighborhood of the upazila.
In this incident, the private jeep driver, the pediatrician of Sadar Hospital in Khagrachari Dr. Rajendra Tripura was injured. The rescue team of Panchari Fire Service and locals rescued the injured and took them to Panchari Health Complex.
Dr. Rajendra’s colleague Dr. Nayanmoy Tripura said, while returning from the medical camp, an autorickshaw collided with a private car. The autorickshaw driver died. Doctor Rajendra was injured. He has been admitted to Panchari Upazila Health Complex.
Officer-in-charge of Panchari Police Station. Shafiul Azam confirmed the truth of the incident and said, ‘The autorickshaw driver died on the spot. The process of taking legal action in this incident is ongoing.