4 killed in Mymensingh road crash

Dhaka, Tuesday   31 March 2020


4 killed in Mymensingh road crash

 Mymensingh Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:43 PM, 21 February 2020   Updated: 08:43 PM, 21 February 2020

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Four CNG run auto-rickshaw passengers were killed and four others were injured as a bus hit the auto at Haluaghat in Mymensingh.

The accident took place in the Lagunathpur area of ​​Mymensingh-Haluyaghat road on Friday afternoon.

Deceased were identified as Shakib, Ariful Islam of Rahela village, Mizanur Rahman of Nihchantpur and Sajib Ahmed of Baghmara village of the Upazila.

Haluaghat Police Station Officer-in-Charge Biplob Kumar Biswas said the auto-rickshaw was going to Haluaghat with passengers from Dharabazar. When they reached the Lagunathpur area,  a Dhaka-bound bus of Imam from Haluaghat hit the autorickshaw. Ariful and Sajib died on the spot while seven others were injured. The locals took them first to the Upazila Health Complex and later to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital. Shakib and Mizanur died while undergoing treatment there.

The OC also said two bodies were recovered from the spot but the driver fled though the bus was recovered.