A woman and her one-year son were killed and 30 others injured in a collision between two buses in Amtoli upazila of the district today.
The deceased were identified as Ayesha Begum, 40, and her son Ayun. They were the residents in Chattogram district.
Officer-in-Charge of Amtoli Thana Md Shahalam Howlader said the accident occurred around 3.30pm in Amragachi area on the Patuakhali-Kuakata Road. Ayesha Begum and her son were brought to Amtoli Upazila Health Complex where the duty doctor declared them dead, the OC added.
The injured people were admitted to different hospitals in the southern districts.
Police seized the buses.