Grandfather, grandson killed in car-pickup van collision
Published: 01:53 PM, 18 September 2021
The private car that met with the accident
Two people, including a child, were killed in a head-on collision between a private car and a pickup van at Golapganj in Sylhet. Four more people were injured in the incident.
The accident took place in the Fazilpur area of Sylhet-Zakiganj road of the upazila around 10:30 am on Saturday.
The deceased were identified as Shafiq Uddin and his grandson Aryan of Jaldhup Patan (now Patan Uchpara) of Mollapara Union in Beanibazar.
Golapganj Model Police Station OC Mohammad Harunur Rashid Chowdhury said a private car coming from Beanibazar collided head-on with a Kanaighat-bound pickup van in the Fazilpur area in the morning. Two people, including a child, were killed on the spot, while four others were injured. The injured have been shifted to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital.