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2 pedestrians die after being hit by bus

 Jashore Correspondent

 Published: 01:55 PM, 18 October 2019   Updated: 09:00 PM, 18 October 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Two pedestrians were killed when a bus hit them on Jashore-Khulna highway at Razghat area in Abhaynagar Upazila of Jashore on Friday.

The deceased were identified as Golam Nabi, 75, son of Montaj Ali Sheikh of Zafarpur village and Jotsna Begum, 35, wife of Selim Hossain of Dattagati village of the Upazila.

OC of Nauapara Highway Police camp Nazrul Islam said that the Khulna-bound bus of Prince Paribahan plunged into a roadside ditch after hitting the duo as its driver lost control over the steering, leaving them dead on the spot.

On information, police recovered the bodies and sent those to local hospital morgue for autopsy.

Police seized the bus but the driver managed to flee the scene.