Two people have been killed and 15 others were injured in separate road accidents on Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge near Kamakhyamor area under Kalihati upazila and Bangabandhu Bridge Toll Plaza area in Tangail on Wednesday.
One of the deceased was identified as Emon Hossain, son of Shahadat Hossain, hailed from Kukadair village under Bhuiyanpur upazila of the district. Officer-in-Charge of Bangabandhu Bridge East Station Kazi Ayubur Rahman said because of the dense fog two trucks and a bus collided at Kamakhyamor area. Consecuently, helper of a truck named Emon died on the spot and fifteen others were injured. The injured were taken to Tangail General Hospital.
On the other hand, a north-bengal bound bus collided with a private car while overtaking at Bangabandhu Bridge Toll Plaza east side area. A person was died on the spot, he added.