An elderly man was killed and his nephew injured in a road accident on Dhaka-Mawa highway at Keyotkhir area of Shreenagar upazila in Munshiganj on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as Nitai Kar, 60, from Choygaon village of the upazila.The injured is identified as Shagar Kar, 22, of the same area.
Shahjahan, sub-inspector of Hasara Highway Police Outpost, said that a Mawa-bound passenger bus of ‘Gangchil Paribahan’ run over them while they were walking besides road, leaving them injured.
Later, locals took the injured to Shreenagar Upazila Health Complex where duty doctor declared Nitai dead, he said.
Shagar shifted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) for better treatment as his condition deteriorated, he added.