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1 killed, 3 injured in Brahmanbaria road accident

  • Published at 03:18 pm June 26th, 2019
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The four are members of the same family

One person has been killed—and three others have been injured—in a road accident in Brahmanbaria

A truck and auto-rickshaw collided on the Comilla-Sylhet highway, in Chandiara sadar upazila of Brahmanbaria, around 12:30pm  on Wednesday. 

The deceased is Parveen Begum, 45. She, along with the injured,  are members of the same family.

Confirming the accident occurred, Sub-Inspector of Khatihata Highway Police Md Moniruzzaman said: “Four members of the same family were traveling to Sarail from Suhilpur. Masum Mia was driving the auto-rickshaw; while his mother Parveen, wife Shahana, and father Motiur Rahman sat on the backseat.

After reaching Chandiara sadar upazilla, the auto-rickshaw was hit by a truck. Parveen died on the spot and others were severely injured.”

He added that the injured people were immediately taken to Brahmanbaria Sadar Hospital.

Following this, the police seized the truck and auto-rickshaw.

A case has been filed and an investigation is underway.