CHATTOGRAM: An auto-rickshaw passenger was killed and two others were injured in a road accident at Patiya upazila in the district on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Ayub Uddin, 35, while the injured were Nasir Uddin, 35, and Mita, 35, of the upazila in the district.Sergeant Abdus Sabur of Patiya highway police station said the accident occurred when a bus of Marsa Paribahan collided head-on with the CNG-run auto-rickshaw carrying the trio in front of Jangalkhain Union Parishad around 2:00pm.
The accident left the trio injured critically, he said. The injured were sent to Patiya Upazila Health Complex where on-duty doctors declared Ayub dead, said the sergeant.
The injured were shifted to Chattogram Medical College Hospital after providing primary treatment, he added.