| 21 Mar 2020, 00:00 | Update : 21 Mar 2020, 23:42
At least 12 people were killed and two others injured in a fatal road accident at Padua in Lohagara Upazila on Saturday night.
Officer-in-charge of Lohagara Police Station Zakir Hossain said the accident took place on Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar Highway around 10:10pm when a truck hit a human-hauler coming from the opposite direction, killing 10 people on the spot and injuring four others.
The injured were taken to Padua Health Complex where doctors declared two more dead.
The bodies of the deceased were also taken to the hospital.
Further details of the incident are still awaited.