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4 of a family killed in Gobindaganj road crash

 Gaibandha Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:55 PM, 14 April 2021  

4 of a family killed in Gobindaganj road crash

4 of a family killed in Gobindaganj road crash

Four of a family were killed and three others injured when a covered van hit their autorickshaw at Gobindaganj in Gaibandha.

The incident took place at Kalitala Mazar area of ​​Darbast Union in the upazila on Wednesday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Rehana Begum, wife of Ishaq Ali of Rampura village of the upazila, their son Anisur Rahman, his wife Razia Sultana, and brother-in-law Zahid.

Witnesses said the covered van loaded with goods hit the autorickshaw at Kalitala on the Dhaka-Rangpur highway. The autorickshaw twisted and seven people including the driver were seriously injured. The locals rescued them and took them to Gobindganj Upazila Health Complex where Zahid died. Later, school teacher Anisur Rahman died on the way to Rangpur Medical College Hospital in critical condition while his wife Razia Sultana at the hospital. The rest of the injured are safe.

Gobindganj Highway Police Station OC Khairul Islam said family sources said the one-month-old baby of teacher Anisur Rahman had been suffering from fever for several days. The accident happened when they were returning home. The killer-covered van has been seized. The child is being treated at the hospital in critical condition. The process of taking legal action, in this case, is underway.