Two people were killed in a head-on collision between a passenger bus and a microbus at Mirkamari Kolerkandi on the Kushtia-Natore highway in Pabna. Three more people were injured. This incident happened on Saturday around 7:30 am.
The deceased are Nasim Khan of Sheikher Para area of Ishwardi and Amitkund of Radhanagar area of Pabna. The dead and injured were passengers and drivers of Micros.
In this incident, the injured were first sent to Ishwardi Upazila Health Complex and if the condition worsened, they were sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital. The police believe that the accident happened around 7:30 this morning due to thick fog.
Ashish Kumar Sanyal, officer-in-charge of Pakshi Highway Police Station, said that when the SN transport from Kushtia reached Mirkamari Kolerkandi in Ishwardi, it collided head-on with the microbus coming from the opposite direction, killing two people on the spot.