3 motorcyclists killed in Rangpur road crash | 2019-01-19

3 motorcyclists killed in Rangpur road crash

19 January, 2019 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: Three motorcyclists were killed in a road accident at Bishmaile point on the Rangpur-Dhaka highway under Pirganj upazila in the district this evening, police said, reports BSS.

The accident occurred when a Dhaka-bound night coach from Rangpur hit the running motorcycle carrying three people on board there killing all of them on the spot.

“The deceased were identified as Shahinur Rahman, 24, Rumi Begum, 22, and Mushfiqur Rahman, 15, of village Harirampur in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur,” Officer-in-charge of Pirganj Thana Saresh Chandra told the national news agency.

The victims were cousins and they were going to Shothibari area in nearby Mithapukur upazila riding on the motorcycle to attend a wedding party.