4 killed as 2 buses collide in Rangpur on Eid day
Four people were killed and 15 were injured in a collision between two buses on Dinajpur-Rangpur highway in Taraganj upazila of Rangpur this afternoon.
Identities of the deceased could not be known immediately, reports our Dinajpur correspondent.
Faruk Hossain, officer-in-charge of Taragnj Police Station, said a Dinajpur-bound bus of Himachal Enterprise from Dhaka collided head-on with a Hanif Paribahan bus in front of Taraganj Upazila Parishad around 2:30pm.
The accident left three passengers of both buses dead on the spot and 16 injured, said the OC.
The police official said the injured were taken to Taraganj Upazila Health Complex and Rangpur Medical College Hospital. Of the injured, one died at the Rangpur hospital.
The driver of Himachal Enterprise was among the dead, the OC added.