Two including a woman were killed in a road accident at Jaforpur area on Jashore-Khulna highway in Abhaynagar upazila of Jashore on Friday morning.
The deceased were identified as Golam Nabi 75, resident of Jaforpur area and Joshna Begum 55, wife of Selim Mollah of Dattogati area in Fultala upazila under Khulna district. Noapara highway police Sub-Inspector (SI) Omar Farque confirmed the matter. Police and witnesses sources said, a Khulna bound bus from Dhaka lost its control and hit two pedestrians when the bus reached Jaforpur area around 6:00 am on Friday, leaving two those dead on the spot. Noapara highway police Sub-Inspector (SI) Omar Farque said the bus was seized but its driver and helper fled. A case was filed with Abhaynagar thana in this connection.