Three killed in Gopalganj road accident
GOPALGANJ, Apr 16: Three people including two women were killed and six others injured in three separate road accident in the district.
The deceased were identified as Shamsun Nahar Begum, 55, Munni Akter, 17 and Shakil Sheikh, 22. Shamsun Nahar Begum and Munni were the inhabitants in Faridpur district while Shakil was a resident in Moksudpur upazila of the district.
Officer-in-Charge of Kashiana Thana Azizur Rahman said Shamsun Nahar died on Tuesday noon as the driver of her private car lost his control over steering and the car hit a roadside tree in Tilchara area on Dhaka-Khulna highway. She died on the spot, the OC added. Four others passengers of the private car were injured in the accident.
Besides, motorcycle rider Munni died as a passenger bus crushed their motorcycle in Pingulia area in Kashiana upazila on Dhaka-Khulna Highway on Monday night. She was taken at Kashiana Upazila Health Complex where the duty doctor declared her dead. Two others motorcycle riders including a woman were injured in this accident.
Truck driver Shakil Sheikh died as his truck plunged into a roadside canal at Patikelbari village in Moksudpur upazila on Monday night. -BSS