Cox's Bazar
Cox's Bazar

Four people were killed and two others injured after a truck collided head-on with an auto-rickshaw at Nandirpara station in Pekua upazila Sadar of Cox’s Bazar on Monday.

The deceased are Aminul Kabir, 28, Akkas, 33, Didarul Islam, 28, and Abu Taleb, 38, reports UNB.

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Quoting witnesses, Saifur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Pekua police station, said the accident took place around 3:00pm when the sand-laden mini truck from Chakaria crashed into the auto-rickshaw.

One of the victims was killed on the spot and five others were injured.

Of the injured, three died while being taken to Chattogram Medical College Hospital.