3 killed as microbus cylinder blasts being hit by bus, truck

Prothom Alo English Desk | Update:

Road AccidentThree people were killed and five others injured as the gas cylinder of a microbus exploded after being hit by a bus and a truck in Gobindapur, Cumilla on Sunday morning, reports UNB.

The deceased who were from sadar and sadar Dakhhin upazilas couldn’t be traced yet.

The gas cylinder of the microbus went off after being hit by a bus first and then by a truck around 5:40 am, leaving three of its passengers, including a child, dead on the spot, UNB quoted Alamgir Hossain, officer-in-charge (OC) of Maynamoti Highway police station, as saying.

The injured were rushed to Cumilla Medical College Hospital from where they were referred to Dhaka Medical College Hospital as their condition deteriorated, the OC added.

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