Three killed in city road accident


Three people, including an unidentified woman, were killed in separate road accidents in Bhatara and Mouchak areas in the city early Tuesday.

Tea-stall owner Shahin, 42, and security guard Kabir Hossain, 45, were killed on the spot after Badda-bound ‘Dewan Paribahan’ ploughed through the stall in Cocacola bus stand area, said Shihab Uddin, inspector (operation) of Bhatara Police Station.

Police later recovered the bodies and seized the bus.

Meanwhile, an unidentified woman, aged around 60, was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital in the morning. She appeared to have been hit by a vehicle at Mouchak intersection.

DMCH police outpost Inspector Bacchu Miah said the woman was injured and unconscious when an autorickshaw driver brought her there in the morning.

She died at around 8:30am.