Three science officers from the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission have been killed in an accident involving a bus, a minibus and a truck in Dhaka’s Savar.
At least 30 others have been injured in the accident that took place on the Dhaka-Aricha Highway in the Boliapur region of Savar Upazila at 9 am on Sunday, according to Savar Highway Police Station chief Atiqur Rahman.
Police could not immediately identify any of the victims.
A truck hit a bus from behind while it was taking a U-turn as a minibus with BAEC staff on board crashed into the larger bus head-on, said Atiqur.
The injured are currently undergoing treatment at Enam Medical College & Hospital in Savar.