Couple killed in Cumilla road accident
A couple was killed and three others were injured in a road accident in Sadar South upazila of Cumilla on Sunday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Jahangir Alam and his wife Shilpi Akter, residents of Hirapur village in the upazila.
Locals said a truck hit a micro bus in front of North Rampura Palli Bidyut Office in Paduar Bazar area on the Dhaka-Chattogram highway around 4:00pm, leaving five people injured.
The injured were rushed to Cumilla Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared the couple dead.
Cumilla Amtali Highway Police Station officer in-charge Alamgir Hossain confirmed the matter, adding that the vehicles were seized from the spot.