Four killed in Gazipur, Chattogram road accidents

United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Published: 11:05, Jul 24,2019


At least four people were killed and seven sustained injuries in road accidents in Gazipur and Chattogram on Tuesday.
In Gazipur, two people were killed and five others were injured in a road accident at Bhuterbazar of Kapasia upazila in Gazipur on Tuesday afternoon.
The deceased were Manik Mia, 30, of Kapasia, and Saifuzzaman, 32, of Chattogram.
The accident took place when a Dhaka-bound minibus from Kapasia hit a roadside tree after its driver lost control over steering, said assistant sub-inspector Hasan Al Mahmud of Kapasia police station.
Local people rescued the five injured and took them to Kapasia Upazila Health Complex, the ASI added.
In Chattogram, two people were killed and two others were injured when a motorcycle hit a covered van at Sholosohor over Akteruzzaman Flyover in the city on Tuesday night.
The deceased were Munna, 22, and Nishat, 25.
Quoting witnesses police said that the accident took place around 10:00pm when the motorbike crashed into a stationary covered van, injuring four people.
Later, they were taken to Chittagong Medical College Hospital where two of them died from injuries, said constable Shilbrata of the hospital police camp.

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