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4 killed in Bagerhat road accident

BAGERHAT, Jan 16, 2017 (BSS) - Four members of a family were killed and two others injured as a bus hit a battery-run auto rickshaw in Kakdanga area on the Khulna-Mawa highway under Fakirhat upazila of the district this morning.

The deceased were identified as M Azad Sheikh, 44, his wife Sikha Begum, 38, their grand children Roni Sheikh and Tamanna Akhter, 8, hailing from Kodalia village of the upazila.

Officer-in-Charge of Fakirhat Police Station Bazlur Rahman said the accident occurred when a bus hit the auto rickshaw in the area at about 10 am, leaving three passengers of the auto rickshaw dead on the spot and three others injured.

The injured were rushed to Fakirhat Health Complex where doctor declared one of the injured dead.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)