Five people, including two women, were killed in a clash between the passengers of the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar Highway Today. on Tuesday (September 11th), the accident occurred at around 11:30 am on the head of Barrytali road in Chakoriya.
Five more people were injured in the incident. Chiriga Highway Police IC Nure Alam confirmed the accidentAfter the incident, police recovered the injured and sent them to the hospital. Star lane transport bus has been seized.
The deceased were identified as Khair Ahmad, 40, of Abhunagar area of Lohagara, Chittagong, Abul Kashem, 27, son of Saiful Alam of Charkaria Harbang Pahartali and Zahir Ahmad, 31, son of Mansur Alam of Harbang South Para. The names of the other two were not immediately known.
Witnesses said that a passenger bus from Cox’s Bazar-bound Star Line Paribahan reached Baretali on the road of Chakori while face-to-face collision with Leguna from opposite side. Four passengers of the leguna were killed in this. The bodies of the dead were kept at Chakaria Upazila Health Complex. The injured were admitted to the local hospital.