1 killed in road accident in Gazipur

Sun Online Desk

22nd November, 2014 01:13:26 printer

1 killed in road accident in Gazipur

An auto-rickshaw driver was killed and a woman with her minor girl and boy were injured as a bus hit a battery-run auto-rickshaw at Kaliakair in Gazipur on Saturday morning.
The deceased was Fazal Mia, 30, a resident of Kaliakair and driver of the battery-run auto-rickshaw.
Kaliakair Police Sub-Inspector (SI) Mohammad Ali Jinnah said the accident occurred in front of the police station at Dhaka-Tangail Highway.

The injured were Saraswati, 35, her daughter Dulali, 8, and son Sonai, 4.

Sonai was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital while the others were treated with first aid.
Saraswati was going to the kindergarten school at the Upazila’s Latifpur area with her children on the auto- rickshaw when a KP Paribahan bus rushed in from the opposite direction and hit the auto-rickshaw, leaving four of them injured, the SI said.

Locals rushed them to Kaliakair Upazila Health Complex where the driver died, the SI added.