Bus rams motorcycle; kills 2
Two bike riders were killed as a bus smashed their motorcycle in Sreepur upazila of Gazipur on Monday night.
The deceased were identified as Lutfor Rahman, 28, son of Yunus Ali, hailed from Gapinathpur village under Madhabpur Police Station in Habiganj, and Nazmus Sakib, 35, son of late Mustafuzur Rahman, from Paikpara Krishnapur village in Kurigram.
Sreepur Police Station sub-inspector Manzurul Islam said a Dhaka-bound bus smashed a motorcycle carrying the duo in Mawna intersection area at night, leaving Sakib dead on the spot and Lutfor critically injured.
Wounded Lutfor was rushed to Sreepur Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Officer in-charge Liakot Ali said the bodies were handed over to the victims' family.
Police seized the bus but its driver managed to flee the scene.