Three killed as truck, auto-rickshaw collide head-on in Chittagong

Published: March 27, 2018 09:41:23 | Updated: March 27, 2018 20:25:45


At least three people have been killed and two others injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Baluchora area of the port city early Tuesday.

The deceased are yet to identified.

Nurul Islam, sub-inspector of Bayazid Bostami Police Station, said that the accident took place when the truck hit the auto-rickshaw on Chittagong-Hathazari road around 12:45am, leaving three auto-rickshaw passengers dead on the spot and two others, including the driver, critically injured.

The injured are now undergoing treatment at Chittagong Medical College Hospital, according to a UNB report.

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