CUMILLA: Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in Chauddagram Upazila of the district on Wednesday (September 19).
An auto rickshaw driver, identified as Md Sabuj, 22, died on the spot as the vehicle overturned in front of BRAC office after losing control at dawn, quoting Shahadat Bepari, owner of the auto rickshaw.
“I learnt about the death a while ago,” said Rezaul, Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of Chauddagram Police Station.
Meanwhile, a 50-year-old unidentified man died immediately after being hit by a vehicle in front of Miyabazar Time Square Hotel on Dhaka-Chattogram highway of the upazila.
“Dead body was recovered from the spot,” said Manjurul Islam, in-charge of Miyabazar Highway Police Outpost.
BDST: 1530 HRS, SEP 19, 2018