Road Accident in Bangladesh | The Daily Star
  • Road Accident on Rangpur-Bogura Highway

    2 killed, 30 hurt as bus veers off road

    A bus fell into a ditch while allegedly racing another in Rangpur's Pirganj upazila on Tuesday night, killing two people and injuring at least 30 others.

  • Road crashes kill five

    Five people were killed and two others injured in road accidents in two districts yesterday, according to reports from our correspondents.

  • LGED official, 2 others killed in Dinajpur road crashes

    A government official was killed in a road accident yesterday morning when he was travelling to Dinajpur to attend the prime minister's video conference.

  • Road Accident in Bangladesh in 2018

    Growing number of motorbikes to blame, Nischa survey finds

    The number of road accidents saw a marked rise in the last two years due to a growing number of motorcycles, says a new survey of Nirapad Sarak Chai (Nischa).

  • Road Accident on Dhaka streets

    Dhaka streets still mired in chaos

    Most pedestrians were jaywalking at Shahbagh. Only a handful used the zebra crossings and footbridges. Buses were picking up and dropping off passengers in the middle of streets as rickshaws waited for passengers blocking part of the busy intersection.

  • Dhaka road accident

    Bus kills BADC official in Farmgate

    A man was killed after a bus hit him in the capital's Farmgate area yesterday.

  • 5 die as truck ploughs thru' auto stand

    At least five people were killed, and four others injured, when a speeding truck ploughed into a CNG-run auto-rickshaw stand along the Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Mirsarai upazila of Chattogram yesterday.

  • Road Accident on Dhaka-Aricha Highway

    2 RMG employees killed in Savar road crashes

    Two garment factory employees are killed in separate road accidents on Dhaka-Aricha Highway in Savar upazila of Dhaka.

  • Road accident in Bangladesh

    Road crashes killed 357 in Aug: Report

    The month of August this year has seen 314 road accidents across Bangladesh which killed 357 people including 50 women and 60 children, says a survey report.

  • Microbus plunges into Hatirjheel

    A microbus plunged into the Hatirjheel lake in Dhaka yesterday.

  • 7 killed in Cox's Bazar road accident

    7 killed as bus hits Laguna in Cox’s Bazar

    At least seven people are killed and several others injured as a bus hit a human haulier, locally known as laguna, in Chakaria upazila of Cox's Bazar.

  • Bangladesh Road Accident in Natore

    Natore crash: Probe blames both drivers

    A probe committee has blamed drivers of both vehicles for the deadly crash of August 25 in Natore’s Baraigram that killed 15 people and hurt 20 others.

  • Bangladesh Road Accident in Chittagong

    Broken Rail Gate: Negligence causes bus-train crash

    A train ploughed into a bus early yesterday at a level crossing, killing at least one man and injuring over 20 others, two critically, almost 12 hours after the manually-operated barrier malfunctioned.

  • This is murder

    Numb with grief, Harunur Rashid was standing outside Dhaka Medical College morgue yesterday afternoon to receive the body of his 13-month-old daughter Akifa Yasmin.

  • Reckless overtaking costs two lives

    At least two persons were killed and three other injured as a bus trying to overtake a vehicle collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Chittagong city's Bakalia area yesterday morning.

  • Bangladesh's Brahmanbaria road accident

    11 more lives lost on roads

    At least 11 people were killed and more than 60 others injured in separate road accidents in eight different districts yesterday, amid dozens of measures being taken by the authorities to ensure road safety following the recent students' movement for safe roads.

  • Natore crash bus driver surrenders

    The bus driver involved in the deadly Natore crash of last Saturday that left 15 persons dead during Eid journey turns himself in to police.

  • Natore Road Accident

    Curb on vehicles mount sufferings in Natore

    Authorities are curbing small vehicles from plying on the Natore-Pabna highway following Saturday’s devastating road crash; mounting sufferings on locals.

  • Dhaka-Chittagong highway Accident

    2 killed in Comilla road crash

    Two people are killed and 20 others injured in a road crash at Daudkandi upazilla of Comilla.

  • 14 killed in two road accidents

    At least 14 people were killed in two road crashes in Feni and Narsingdi yesterday.

  • Road Accident in Habiganj

    Road accidents kill four

    At least four persons were killed in separate road accidents across four districts yesterday.

  • Gazipur College Student killing in Road Accident

    Road Accidents: Two more students killed

    Two college students were killed in separate road accidents in Gazipur and Narsingdi yesterday amid the countrywide student agitation for road safety.

  • Dhaka Airport Road Accident

    They are given licence to kill

    He has spent the last 30 years of his life at the wheel as a professional bus driver.

  • 11 killed in Sylhet, Barguna road crashes

    Eleven people are killed in two separate road accidents in Sylhet and Barguna districts.

  • 6 killed in Moulvibazar road crash

    At least six people are killed and two others injured in a head-on collision between a CNG-run auto-rickshaw and a private car in Moulvibazar Sadar upazila, police say.

  • Road Accident on Rangpur-Bogura Highway

    Mishap on Jamuna bridge delays trains

    A truck breaks down on Bangabandhu Bridge, compelling a delay in the schedule of at least five northern districts-bound trains. Train schedule resumes after the vehicle is dragged away an hour later.

  • 35 killed in road crashes

    At least 35 people are killed and 82 others injured in road accidents in eight districts. Among the victims, 16 are killed in Gaibandha, six in Rangpur, two each in Natore, Gopalganj, Sirajganj, Faridpur, Laxmipur districts and one in Savar of Dhaka district.

  • Tangail road crash

    4 killed in Tangail road crash

    Four people are killed in a head-on collision between two trucks on Bangabandhu Bridge link road in Kalihati upazila of Tangail today.

  • Road Accident in Bangladesh

    Eden college student dies falling off human hauler

    A student of Eden Women’s College dies after falling from a human hauler, locally known as Leguna, in Shonir Akhra area of Dhaka.

  • Causes of Road Accident

    Public Transport: 87pc vehicles violate rules

    At least 87 percent buses and minibuses ply the roads in the capital recklessly in violation of traffic rules, creating anarchy in the public transport sector, said a passenger welfare platform citing its survey covering over one thousand vehicles.