2 killed in Barisal road crash
Barisal, 20 February 2015, Nirapad News: Two persons were killed and three others injured in a road crash in Batazor area under Gauronodi Upazila in the district on Friday.
The deceased were identified as Izzat Ali and a rickshaw puller Sekendar, both of them are residents of Gauronodi upazila.
Police sources said that a rashly-driven passenger bus rammed into the rickshaw on Dhaka-Barisal highway in the area around 11:00 am, leaving one dead on the spot and four others injured.
However, the injured were rushed to local Ashokathi Health Complex, where the Rickshaw puller succumbed to his injuries.
Police seized the bus but the driver managed to flee the scene. Gauronodi Highway Police Officer-in-Charge Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman Chowdhury confirmed the matter to press.