CHATTOGRAM: A man was killed while a CNG-run auto-rickshaw overturned in Surja Gate at Raozan upazila in the district on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Nurul Alam Chowdhury, 58, of Kodolpur area under the upazila.Sources said the accident occurred when a CNG-run auto-rickshaw overturned in Surja Gate area under the upazila at around 10:30am. The accident left the passenger seriously injured.
Later, he was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead, said ASI Shilabrata Barua of the hospital police outpost.
Meanwhile, a motorcyclist was killed in a road accident at Paglapeer Debipur point on the Rangpur-Dinajpur highway under Sadar upazila in Rangpur on Friday, reports BSS.
The deceased was identified as Khairul Islam, 45.
“The accident occurred when a pickup van hit the running motorcycle from behind at the point killing the motorcyclist on the spot,” Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Taraganj Highway Police Station Nurunnabi Prodhan told on Friday night.