At least four persons were killed and one injured in different road accidents in three districts on Monday and Tuesday.
JESSORE: A man and his son were killed as a bus hit their motorcycle on the Benapole-Jessore road in Beniali area in Jhikargachha upazila on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Mosarraf Hossain, 55, son of Potla Morol of Bahadurpu village of the upazila, and his son Mahmudur Rahman Roni, 27.
Jhikargachha PS OC Mollah Khabiruddin Ahmed said a Benapole-bound bus hit the motorcycle at Beniali around 4:45pm while Mosarraf was going to Jessore along with his son, leaving them dead on the spot.
The bodies were sent to Jessore Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsies.
Police seized the bus but its driver managed to flee from the scene.
A case was filed in this connection.
MYMENSINGH: Trishal Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Rashedul Islam was run over by a bus on the Mymesingh-Dhaka highway on Tuesday evening.
Trishal PS OC Moniruzzaman confirmed the matter.
Witnesses said a bus rammed into a motorcycle on which Rashedul was riding near Nurur Dokan area in Trishal at about 6pm, leaving him critically injured.
Rashedul was rushed to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
NATORE: A police constable was killed and another police officer injured in a road accident on the Natore-Pabna highway at Dairpara area under Baraigram upazila here on Monday noon.
The deceased was identified as Rahmat Ali, 47, son of Rustom Ali of Hashempur village under Sujanagar upazila of Pabna district and a constable at Walia Police Sub-Station in Lalpur upazila of Natore district.
The injured Khairul Islam, 45, assistant thana sub-inspector (ATSI) of the same police station, is under treatment at a local hospital.
OC Abdullah-Al-Mamun of Bonpara Highway PS said the two victims were going towards Kadamchilan from Walia Police Sub-Station by a motorcycle.
At that time, a speedy truck from opposite direction crushed the bike and fled away from the spot, leaving Rahmat Ali dead on the spot and Khairul Islam seriously injured.