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3 killed in Tangail, Satkhira road crashes


Dhaka -Three people were killed and three others injured in two separate road accidents in Tangail and Satkhira districts on
Friday.In Tangail, two unidentified people were killed when a truck rammed into a pickup at Deuhata on the Dhaka-Tangail highway in Mirzapur upazila on Friday,UNB News Agency Reported.The accident took place in the area around 6:15 am when a Dhaka-bound truck collided head-on with a Tangail-bound duck-laden pickup,leaving two riders of the latter dead on the spot, said Khalilur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Gorai highway police.Police arrested the truck driver but the one of the pickup managed to flee the scene.In Satkhira, a construction worker was killed and his three co-workers were injured after being hit by a mixture machine while it was rolling down into a roadside ditch in an uncontrolled fall at Khanpur in Shyamnagar upazila on Friday.The deceased was identified as Abur Raihan, 30, son of Rafiqul Islam, a resident of Kaliganj upazila.Enamul Haq, officer-in-charge of Shyamnagar police station,said Raihan fell under a mixture machine and his three fellows were crushed as the machine all of a sudden started falling into a roadside ditch when they were pushing it towards the construction site around 8:30 am, leaving Raihan killed on the spot and the three injured.The injured were rushed to Shyamnagar Upazila Health Complex.


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