3 including mother, son dead in Sirajganj road crashes
Published: 02:15 PM, 18 October 2021
At least three people including a woman and her son were killed and eight others injured in separate road accidents on Sunday night in Sirajganj.
The deceased were identified as Monwara Begum, 45, wife of Nasir Uddin of Masimpur area, her son Nayan Hossain, 20, and an unidentified man.
Bangabandhu Bridge West Zone Police Station SI Md Abdul Baki, said that a speeding truck hit a three-wheeler van at Nokla intersection area on Bangabandhu Bridge West Zone Highway around 9:00 pm, leaving Monwara and Nayan dead on the spot.
Monwara's daughter Israt Jahan were injured in the accident. She was later taken to Sirajganj General Hospital.
Meanwhile, Hatikumrul Highway Police Station SI Md Abdullah Baki said that a collision between a bus and a tractor took place at Khalkula Bazar area on Hatikumrul-Bonpara highway around 8:30 pm, leaving the tractor driver dead on the spot. At least seven passengers of the bus were injured in the accident.