4 killed in road accidents in Khulna, Satkhira

Sun Online Desk

27th February, 2021 10:29:36 printer

4 killed in road accidents in Khulna, Satkhira

At least four persons have been killed in two separate road accidents in Khulna and Satkhira in the past 24 hours, police said Saturday.

In Satkhira, two brick kiln workers were killed after a tractor trolley hit them in the  Taltola area of Satkhira district town early on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Maanirul Islam, 40, son of Abdus Samad Kha, and Mohammad Ali, 35, son of Ishraf Ali of Bakchara village in Sadar upazila.

Quoting witnesses, sub-inspector of Sadar Police Station Mehedi said the accident occurred round 5 am when the victims were on their way to a brick kiln.

The two died on the spot, the official said, adding the bodies have been sent to Satkhira Sadar Hosptial morgue for autopsy.

In Khulna city, two men were killed when a truck hit their bike in Arongghata on Friday night. The deceased were identified as Miraz, 28, and Mohamamd Fahad, 26, of Barishal district.

The accident occurred around 11.30 pm when a Ruphsa Bridge-bound truck hit the bike, killing the biker and the pillion rider on the spot, said Rezaul Karim, officer-in-charge of Arongghata Police Station.

The bodies were taken to Khulna Medical College and Hospital.