Three of a family killed in Barguna road crash

Staff Correspondent

26 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Three members of a family have been killed while four others were injured in a head-on collision between a bus and an auto-rickshaw in Barguna’s Amtoli Upazila on Saturday.

The accident which took place on the highway next to AK School around 11:00 am, according to Amtoli Police Station Officer-in-charge Abul Bashar Khan.

The deceased were identified as Nupur Begum, a resident of Raoga Village in Amtoli’s Haldia Union, her son Hasib and niece Lamiya.

They were returning to Amtoli from Gazipur on an auto-rickshaw when the bus ploughed into the vehicle, the OC added. The injured were admitted to Amtoli Hospital.

Police have confiscated the bus, but its driver managed to flee.