Husband, wife killed in Cumilla road crash

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11th July, 2020 01:27:17 printer

Husband, wife killed in Cumilla road crash

A man and his wife were killed and four others injured after a goods-laden truck hit a CNG-run auto rickshaw in Kalikapur area under Debidwar upazila of Cumilla on Friday night.

The deceased were identified as Abu Taher, 70 and his wife Zobeda Khatun, 55 of Kotna village in Fatehabad union of the upazila.

Jahirul Anwar, officer-in-charge of Debidwar Police Station, said that the accident took place at night when the goods-laden truck hit the CNG-run auto rickshaw carrying them on Cumilla-Sylhet highway, leaving the couple dead on the spot and four other passengers injured.

The injured were admitted to Comilla Medical College Hospital.