Two people were killed in road accidents in Bagerhat and Sylhet on Friday and Thursday night.
United News of Bangladesh reports that a worker was killed after being hit by a car in Kakdanga area of Fakirhat on Khulna-Mawa highway on Friday. The deceased was identified as Lipu Sheikh, 32, son of Sekendar Ali of village Majhidanga of the upazila.
Locals said that Lipu fell down from a running human-hauler, and then a Dhaka-bound car ran over him, leaving his seriously injured.
He succumbed to his injuries on the way to Khulna Medical College Hospital.
Fakirhat police officer-in-charge Anam Khairul Anam said that they were informed about the accident.
In another incident, UNB reports that a Bangladeshi expatriate in Saudi Arabia was killed in a road accident in Abdullahpur area of Beanibazar on Sylhet-Beanibazar road on Thursday night.
The deceased was identified as Faruk Uddin, 40, son of Mojnu Mia of village Mewa of the upazila.
Beanibazar police officer-in-charge Aboni Sankar Kar said that the accident occurred at about 8:00pm when an unknown vehicle collided with Faruk’s motorbike, leaving him injured.
Later, he was taken to the upazila health complex where doctors declared him dead.
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