Two persons including a college student were killed in separate road accidents in Noakhali and Cumilla districts today.
In Noakhali, college student Naeem, 18, son of M Manik of Iarpur village in Senbag upazila, died on the spot as a BRTC bus hit his motorbike near
Choudhury Filling station in Tin Pukuria area of the upazila at around 9am, said Abdul Baten, Officer-in-Charge of Senbag police Station.
Police seized the bus but its driver managed to flee from the spot, he said .
In Cumilla, a man was killed when a speeding lorry hit him on the Dhaka-Chattogram Highway of Chandina upazila this morning.
The deceased was identified as M Barek Sarker, a resident of Borokamta Sarker Bari of the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Chandina police Station M Abul Foysal said the accident took place in the area at about 8 am when Barek was crossing the road. He died on the spot, reports UNB.