Pabna road mishap takes lives of two

Published: December 02, 2017 19:42:46 | Updated: December 03, 2017 11:27:41


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Two people, including a woman, were killed and four others injured when a truck hit a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Nurpur area on Pabna-Gachhpara road in Sadar upazila on Saturday.

The deceased have been identified as Bodiuzzaman, 42, son of Khabir Uddin of Hejrampur village in Sujanagar upazila, Fatema, 23, a NGO worker of the area, wife of one Shahidul Islam of Shibpur village of Chatmohar upazila, reports a news agency.

Md Shaiful Islam, duty-officer of Sadar Police Station, said the accident took place around 12:10 pm as a truck coming from opposite direction rammed the auto-rickshaw, leaving Fatema dead on the spot and five other passengers of the auto-rickshaw injured.

Locals rescued the injured and sent those to Pabna General Hospital.

Bodiuzzaman succumbed to his injuries on way to the hospital.

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