|Mother, daughter killed in road crash
Mother, daughter killed in road crash
NAOGAON, Jan 28: A woman and her daughter were among three people were killed and two others injured in road crashes in Mahadevpur and Badalgachhi upazilas on Monday, reports UNB.
Two other people were also injured.
Police and witnesses said, a Nazirpur-bound 'Sadharan Paribahan' bus, bearing registration number Bogra 'Ba'-4776, hit a motorcycle, injuring biker Abu Hossain, 35, and his daughter, Subarna, 4, instantly killing his wife Alefa Begum, 25, and her mother Anwara Begum, 45, at Painari village on Badalgachhi-Najirpur road under Mahadevpur in the afternoon.
Police sent the bodies to Naogaon Sadar Hospital after recovery. Injured Abu Hossain and Subarna were admitted to Badalgachhi Health Complex.
Infuriated by the accident, locals blocked the road for 1 hour and torched the bus after catching it following a chase.
However, the bus driver and the helper managed to escape.
In separate accident, a truck dashed a Joypurhat-bound trolley from behind, leaving trolley driver Rubel Hossain, 26, dead on the spot at Paharpur in Badalgachhi at 11am.
The body was sent to Badalgachhi Hospital.