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Three of a family killed in Gazipur road accident

GAZIPUR, May 23, 2017 (BSS) - Three members of a family, including two children were killed and another was injured in a road accident in Sutrapur Boardghor area under Kaliakoir upazila of the district last night.

The deceased were identified as Md Shafiqur Rahman, 35, his daughter Anjona Akter, 6, and son Mohammad Elahi, 18-month old, of Kanchanpur village in Basail upazila of the district.

The accident occurred in the area around 9pm when a bus collided head-on with a motorcycle, leaving motorcyclist and his two children dead on the spot and his wife critically injured, Officer-in-charge (OC) of Gorai highway police station Khalilur Rahman said.

Police recovered the bodies from the spot and whisked off the injured woman to Mirzapur Kumudini Medical College, he added.

Police seized the bus but the driver managed to escape.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)