At least three people were killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents in Tangail early Sunday.
In Ghatail upazila, a truck ran over a van, killing one passenger and injuring five others in Garo Bazar area. The deceased is Kalam Mia, 50, son of Afasar Ali from Chariabaid village of the same upazila. The injured have been admitted to a local hospital. Sub Inspector (SI) of Ghatail upazila’s Sagardighi police investigation centre, Fazlul Haque, confirmed the matter.
In Delduar upazila, a wood laden truck fell into a roadside canal while allowing an incoming bus to pass in Mohera Signboard area, killing one on spot. The deceased is Shorhab Hossain, 50, son of Sadar Uddin Mondol from Boro Kanchanpur village of Kaliakair upazila in Gazipur. Sub Inspector (SI) of Delduar police station Abdul Hannan said, Shorhab was a labourer.