:: Peoples Time Online ::
Five people were killed and four others injured as a microbus falls into a roadside ditch on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Islampur of Brahmanbaria on Tuesday.
The identities of the deceased could not be ascertained immediately.
Khatihata highway police outpost OC Mohammad Hossain said that a Sylhet-bound microbus from Dhaka plunged into a roadside ditch at around 3:00 pm, leaving five of its passengers dead on the spot.
The injured were taken to a local hospital.