Dhaka, Bangladesh
4 more killed in road crashes

4 more killed in road crashes

News Desk At least four people were killed and 15 others injured in separate road crashes in Chattogram and Manikganj districts on Thursday. Three motorcyclists were killed as their vehicle crashed into a roadside tree at Osmanpur in Mirsharai upazila of Chattogram on Thursday noon. The deceased were identified as Arif Hosain, 20, son of Nurul Afsar, Ismail Hossain, 22, son of Muslim Uddin and Mehedi Hasan, 28, son of Shah Alam. Md Iftekhar Hasan, officer-in-charge of Jorarganj Police Station, said motorbike crashed into the tree around 12:30 pm, leaving two riders dead on the spot and another injured. Later, the injured died on the way to Chittagong Medical College and Hospital. A man was killed and 15 others injured when a bus plunged into a roadside ditch on Dhaka-Aricha highway at Dhulondi in Ghior upazila of Manikganj on Thursday midnight. The identity of the deceased could not be known immediately. Yeamin Uddoulla, officer-in-charge of highway police, said the accident took place around 12 am when a bus of 'Green Line Paribahan' fell into the roadside ditch while giving side to another bus, leaving its helper killed on the spot and 15 others injured. (Inputs taken from UNB)

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