CHATTOGRAM: Two people were killed in separate road accidents in the district on Monday.
The deceased were identified as Raihan Sultan Riyad, 27, of Lohagara upazila, and Firoja Begum, 36, of Sitakunda upazila in the district. Sources said a three-wheeler overturned on Riyad in the city’s Agrabad area at around 10:00am, leaving him seriously injured.He was rushed to Maa-Shishu O General Hospital where on-duty doctors declared him dead, said Rehena Akhter, sub-inspector of Double Mooring Police Station.
In another accident, an oil-tanker hit Firoja in Mandaritola area under Sitakunda upazila in the district at around 12:00pm.
The accident left Firoja dead on the spot, sources said.