Two siblings killed in Barisal road crash
09 November 2015, Nirapad News: Two siblings were killed and six others injured in a head-on collision between a pick-up van and a microbus in Uzirpur upazila of the district on Monday morning.
The deceased were identified as Abul Hawlader, 60 and Ismail Howlader, 50, sons of Alfaz Uddin Howlader of Hastishuda area of the upazila.
Uzirpur Thana officer-in-charge (OC) Nurul Islam told that the betel nut-laden pick-up van carrying the duo and others was heading toward Dhaka.
But a microbus coming from opposite crashed into the van after crossing little distance from starting point Shahanur Bus Stand, leaving them dead on the spot and others injured.
The injured were admitted to Barisal Sher-e-bangla Medical College Hospital, he added.