Sunday, 17 October, 2021
E-paper

3 motorcyclists killed in Rangpur road accident

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 8th September, 2021 01:21:56 PM
  • Print news

Three people were killed after their motorcycle hit a roadside tree in Badarganj upazila of Rangpur on Tuesday night.

The deceased were identified as Yusuf Ali, 36, son of Abdul Gafur of Halishahar upazila of Chattogram, Nahid Shikder, 25, son of Bachchu Shikder of Lohagara upazila of Narail and their brother-in-law Rony Mia, 20, of Khiarpara village in the Badarganj upazila of Rangpur.

The motorcycle carrying the victims hit the roadside tree on Nataram-Pidaganj regional road, leaving Yusuf Ali dead on the spot and Rony, Nahid seriously injured, said Habibur Rahman, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Badarganj Police Station.

Later, locals took them to Rangpur Medical College Hospital in critical condition. But they succumbed to their injuries in the morning while undergoing treatment there.

Yusuf Ali and Nahid went to visit their father-in-law's house in Nataram Khiarpara village of the upazila three days ago.