Two killed in road accidents

United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat, Sylhet | Published: 14:10, Feb 07,2020 | Updated: 23:59, Feb 07,2020


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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