Faridpur, Jan 3 (UNB) – Three members of a family were killed as a bus crashed into a motorcycle at Baikhir village of Boalmari upazila in the district on Thursday.
The deceased were identified as local trader Quasem Mollah, 55, his son Sohel Mollah, 18, and his brother Akubbar Mollah, 35, of the village.
Inspector (Investigation) of Boalmari Police Station said the Bhatiapara-bound bus of ‘Malancha Paribahan’ hit the bike around 4pm, killing Sohel and Akubbar on the spot and injuring Quasem.
Quasem succumbed to his injuries at Faridpur Medical College Hospital in the evening, he said.
Police seized the bus but its driver and his assistant managed to flee.