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4 pedestrians killed in Narsingdi road accident

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 30th June, 2022 11:45:21 AM
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Four pedestrians were killed after a covered van hit them in Mahmudabad Bazar Machine House area on Dhaka-Sylhet highway of Narsingdi’s Raipura upazila on Thursday morning.

The deceased were identified as Farooq Miah, 55, son of Fayez Ali of Mirzapur Union in the upazila, Mustakim, 40, son of Abu Tayyab Miah of Nilkuthi area, Ripon Miah, son of Sentu Miah of Mamudabad area and Bachchu Miah, 58, son of Janab Ali of the same area.

Mojammel Hossain, officer-on-charge of Bhairab Highway Police Staion, said  the Sylhet-bound covered van from Dhaka lost control and fell into a road side ditch after hitting the pedestrians at around 8 am, leaving three dead on the spot and another injured.

Later, the injured was taken to Bhairab Hospital where duty doctor declared him dead.