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3 motorcyclists killed in Chandpur road crash

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 3rd December, 2021 04:05:04 PM
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Three youths were killed after a passenger bus hit their motorcycle in Hajiganj upazila of Chandpur on Friday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Md Sohag, 30, Md Monir Hossain, 30 and Md Sujan, 26.

Eyewitness Sumon Chandra and Rabiul Islam said the passenger bus of ‘Bogdad Paribahan’ hit the motorcycle on which the victims were riding to go to Chandpur from Cumilla on Cumilla-Chandpur regional road, leaving the trio dead on the spot.

Confirming the news, Md Joynal Abedin, sub-inspector of Hajiganj Police Station, said police seized the killer bus but its driver managed to flee the scene.

Hundreds of vehicles got stuck on both sides of the road soon after the incident.  Later, police recovered the bodies and normalised the traffic on the road, he said.