Road crashes kill 2
Two people were killed in separate road accidents in Joypurhat and Madaripur on Thursday, reports UNB.
In Joypurhat, a trader was killed after a human hauler hit a motorcycle on Joypurhat-Bogura highway at Komorgram in sadar uapzila on Thursday.
The deceased was Hamidul Islam, a resident of Khanjanpur area.
Sirajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Joypurhat police station, said Hamidul died on the spot when a human hauler hit a motorbike carrying him around 10:30am.
The body was sent to Joypurhat Modern Hospital.
In Madaripur, Rubina, 56, wife of Zafar Fakir of Rajoir upazila, was killed when a Meherpur-bound ‘Alsani Paribahan’ from Barishal hit her while crossing the road at Boro Bridge in Rajoir upazila in the morning.
Ziaul Morshed, officer-in-charge of Rajoir police station, said police seized the bus, but its driver managed to flee the scene.