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7 killed in road crashes in N'ganj, Natore

7 killed in road crashes in N'ganj, Natore

News Desk Four passengers of a private car were killed as the vehicle ploughed into a ditch in Bostol area of Araihazar in Sonargaon upazila on Saturday morning. The deceased were identified as Ripon, 32, son of Habu Miah, Momen, 37, son of Mizanur Rahman, Shahidullah, 45, son of Kazem Ali and Raju Miah, 38, son of Zohur Ali, of Boro Fausadi village in Marwardi union of Araihazar upazila. Morshed Alam, officer-in-charge of Sonargaon Police Station, said the accident took place around 8:30 am as the Dhaka-bound car fell into a roadside ditch after the driver lost control of the steering as the visibility was poor due to dense fog, leaving the four people dead on the spot. In another accident in Natore, three members of a family were killed when a truck rammed a motorbike at Bashbaria in Bagatipara upazila on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Khaledur Rahman, his wife Sonia and their six-year-old daughter Tashfi. Police said the accident took place when a sand-laden truck hit a motorbike carrying three people, leaving the trio dead on the spot. On information, police recovered the bodies and sent those to a hospital morgue for autopsy. However, police could not arrest the truck driver as he managed to flee.

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