Man, son killed in Keraniganj accident
Published : Friday, 8 November, 2019 at 5:00 PM Count : 278
A man and his son were killed after the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a truck in city's Keraniganj on Friday afternoon.
The victims were identified as Asadul Haque Ipu,40, and his son Sohan,6. Asadul's wife Reshma Akhter received injuries in the accident. She was given first aid.
The accident took place at about 2pm when they were on way to her in-laws' house in Baghmara area of Keraniganj, said Reshma.
All the bike riders fell on the road as a truck hit it from behind in Kurahati area, leaving them critically injured.
Local people whisked them off to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctors declared the father and son dead.
The DMC police camp in-charge Bachchu Mia confirmed the matter
Keraniganj Model Police OC Shaker Mohammad Jubayer said the truck has been seized, but its driver managed to flee.