Three killed in Gazaria road accident

United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Published: 17:14, Feb 11,2019 | Updated: 18:34, Feb 11,2019


Wreckage of a car that hit a covered van on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway at Bhaber Char leaving three dead.

Three people, including a couple, were killed and another person was injured in a road accident on the Dhaka-Chattogram Highway at Bhaberchar in Gazaria of Munshiganj on Monday.

The deceased were identified as Siddiqur Rahman, 70, a retired Grameen Bank officer, his wife Jesmine Sultana, 55, of Kachua upazila, Abdullah Sarkar, 33, the driver of a car of Matlab (South) upazila.

Sub-Inspector Billal Hossain of Bhaberchar highway police said the accident took place around 12:30pm.

The car rammed into a covered van from behind, killing the three on the spot and injuring the couple's domestic help, he said.

Police recovered the bodies and sent them to a local hospital morgue.

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