GAIBANDHA: Four members of a family were killed as a covered van smashed a human hauler in Kalitola area under Gobindaganj upazila of the district on Wednesday night.
The deceased were identified as school teacher Anisur Rahman, 30, his mother Rehena Begum, his wife Razia Sultana and Razia’s brother Jahid.Local sources said the family met the tragic end of their life while returning home after visiting a doctor.
Seven others were also injured in the accident. Of them, critically injured four were admitted to Rangpur and Bagura Medical College Hospital.
Gobindaganj Highway Police Station officer-in-charge (OC) Khairul Islam said police seized the covered van but its driver managed to flee the scene.