• Wednesday, Jun 03, 2020
  • Last Update : 11:24 pm

Road accidents kill 13, injures 30 across the country

  • Published at 09:05 pm September 11th, 2019
Acc-Road Accident

In Chittagong, two people, including a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), were killed and 10 others injured when a pick-up truck carrying them plunged into a roadside ditch after being hit by a truck on the Dhaka-Chittagong Highway in Mirsarai upazila

A motorcycle passenger has been killed and another one injured after a microbus hit the motorcycle around 7pm in front of Rani Mahal Cinema Hall in Demra on Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Kamrul Hasan Sunny, 26, a student of Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) and the injured is his cousin Mehedi.

Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police outpost in-charge Md Bachchu Miah confirmed the matter to Dhaka Tribune.

Also, 12 people were killed in separate road accidents in six other districts on Tuesday.

In Chittagong, three people were injured when two buses collided in Kharana area in Patiya upazila on the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway on Wednesday.

Bimol Chandra, in-charge of Patiya Highway police outpost said: “Three students of BGC Trust University sustained minor injuries in the collision.”

In Bagerhat, three people were killed and another was injured when a truck hit another truck parked at Bottola in Rampal upazila.

Rampal police station OC Tuhin Haoladar said: "Truck driver Yasin Hossain Answari, 24, was one of the three deceased, rest two are yet to be identified."

In Munshiganj, two people were killed and 10 others injured when a Chittagong-bound bus and hit a covered van on the Dhaka-Chittagong Highway.

Bhoberchor highway police outpost officer Md Kabir Hossain said: "The deceased are yet to be identified. We rescued the injured took them to Gazaria upazila health complex.

In Chittagong, two people, including a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), were killed and 10 others injured when a pick-up truck carrying them plunged into a roadside ditch after being hit by a truck on the Dhaka-Chittagong Highway in Mirsarai upazila.

The deceased are Mosharraf Hossain Milon, 23, cultural affairs secretary of Chhatra League's Mirsarai upazila unit and Md Alauddin, 60. 

In Satkhira, a Jubo League activist was killed and two others were injured when a motorcycle hit a human hauler in Shyamnagar upazila. 

Shyamnagar police station OC Nurul Huda, said: "A motorbike carrying Mostafizur Rahman, 24, and two others collided with a human hauler around 10:30pm. When taken to a local hospital doctors pronounced Mostafizur dead."

In Bogra, three people were killed and three others injured in separate road accidents in Dupchanchia and Shahjahanpur upazilas. 

The deceased were identified as Abdur Rahim, 55, Nurul Alam Sheikh, 45, and Tafajjol Hossain Bulbul, 42.

In Tangail, a 22-year-old truck driver's assistant, Rahat Tarafdar was killed when the truck he was riding on, overturned on the Dhaka-Tangail Highway in Shuvolla, Mirzapur.

Sources said, the Jamalpur bound truck lost control and overturned on the highway, critically injuring Rahat. When taken to the hospital the on-duty doctor declared him dead.

Mirzapur Gorai Highway police outpost SI Ashraful Islam said: "We arrested the driver and seized the vehicle."

Aminul Islam Babu, DMCH correspondent, Anwar Hussain, Chittagong, Nazmul Huda Nasim, Bogra, SM Samsur Rahman, Bagerhat, CM Tanjil Hasan, Munshiganj, Abdullah Al Numan, Tangail and Asaduzzaman Ripon, Satkhira, contributed to this report.


55
53
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail