POST TIME: 7 July, 2018 00:00 00 AM
Three killed in Savar, Dhamrai road accidents

Three killed in Savar, Dhamrai road accidents

At least three persons including a truck driver were killed and two others injured in separate road accidents in Savar and Dhamrai on the outskirts of the capital yesterday morning, reports BSS.

Two of the deceased were identified as motorcyclists Shafiqul Islam and Suja Mia, hailed from Pabna. The identity of the deceased truck driver is yet to be found.

Police said a bus hit a motorcycle from behind at Aminbazar Truck Stand on Dhaka-Aricha highway around 8.30 am, leaving Islam and Mia fallen from their vehicle. Immediately a sand laden truck ran them over, killing the duo on the spot.

Police recovered the bodies and sent them to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for autopsies.

Law enforcers seized the bus but its driver and helper managed to flee.

In another accident, a truck driver was killed while his vehicle fell in a roadside ditch in Dhamrai as he lost control over the steering.