Police in Gobarganji County, where the incident occurred, said that on the afternoon of 20, a bus collided with another car on the road from the capital Dhaka to Kurna City, killing 10 people and injuring more than 20 others. Police say the death toll is likely to rise because some of the injured are seriously injured.
Local police and firefighters have gone to the scene, and the wounded have been sent to the local hospital for treatment.
Traffic accidents have occurred frequently in Bangladesh in recent years, causing thousands of deaths each year. Poor road conditions, lack of maintenance of vehicles, drivers driving in violation of regulations are the main reasons for frequent traffic accidents.
Source: Xinhua Author: Liu Chuntao Responsible Editor: Su Honghong_NBJ9980