Munshiganj, Feb 11 (UNB) – Three people, including a couple, were killed and another person was injured in a road accident on the Dhaka-Chattogram Highway at Bhaberchar Bus Terminal in Gazaria Upazila on Monday.
The deceased were identified as Siddiqur Rahman, 70, a retired Grameen Bank officer, his wife Jesmine Sultana, 55, of Kachua upazila, Abdullah Sarkar, 33, the driver of a private car of Matlab (South) upazila.
Sub-Inspector Billal Hossain of Bhaberchar highway police said the accident took place around 12:30pm.
The private car rammed into a covered van from behind, killing the three on the spot and injuring the couple’s domestic help, he said.
Police recovered the bodies and sent them to a local hospital morgue.