Couple among 5 killed in Sirajganj road accident
Five people were killed and another one was injured when a bus smashed an auto-rickshaw in Shahjadpur upazila of Sirajganj on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Sirajul Islam, 30, and his wife Arifa, 25, residents of Santhia upazila, Abdur Razzak, 42, of Faridpur upazila, Shamim, 50, of Bera upazila of Pabna district, and Towhidul Islam, 35, hailed from Shahjadpur upazila of Sirajganj.
A Dhaka-bound 'Isha Paribahan' bus rammed into an auto-rickshaw when passengers wre getting into it around 11:45am, Shahjadpur Police Station OC Khwaja Golam Kibria said.
Two passengers were killed on the spot while two died on way to hospital and one at upazila health complex.