5 killed in Shahrasti accident
Published : Sunday, 28 April, 2019 at 11:04 AM Count : 742
Five people, including a woman and her son, were killed as a bus rammed an auto-rickshaw in Shahrasti upazila in Chandpur on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Jannatul Ferdous, 28, her son Ruman, 8, Ranjit Chandra, 52, Fakhrul Islam, 75, and Abul Kalam, 62.
All of them were passengers of the autorickshaw, reports UNB.
They were killed on the spot when a bus rammed into the auto-rickshaw on Chandpur-Cumilla regional road in Kakoirtola around 9am, said Shah Alam, officer-in-charge of Shahrasti Police Station.
Two more auto-rickshaw passengers were also injured. They have been hospitalised.