Two killed in road mishaps
Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in two districts- Gazipur and Patuakhali, in two days.
SREEPUR, GAZIPUR: A bakery item seller was crushed under a bus on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in Sadar Upazila of the district on Wednesday morning.
Deceased Anwar Hossen, 32, was the son of Yusuf Ali of Bhabanipur Maizpara area in the upazila and reseller of a local Dayal Bakery.
Quoting eyewitnesses, Sub-Inspector of Nawjore Highway Police Chan Mia said a Mawna-bound bus from Dhaka dashed the seller at the said area, leaving him seriously injured.
Later, he died on way to hospital.
KALAPARA, PATUAKHALI: A motorcyclist was killed in a road accident at Umedpur Bus Stand area under Kalapara Upazila of the district on Tuesday morning.
Deceased Hasibur Rahman, 22, was the son of Md Omar Faruk of Peyarpur Village under Dalbuganj Union and is a second year student of Kalapara Government Mozahar Uddin Biswas College.
Police and eyewitnesses said, the victim was coming to Kalapara when he lost control over his motorcycle and dashed a tree at the said area and died on spot.