3 killed in separate road accident in Satkhira

Satkhira: At least three people, including a child, were killed and one others injured in separate road accident at Patkeghata and Shyamnagar upazilas in the district on Friday morning.

The deceased were identified as Guru Dasi, 50, wife of Tarapad Das of Bhairabnagar village, Achhiya Khatun, 10, daughter of Gaffar of the village and Laili Begum, 52, wife of Sheikh Nur Islam of Harinagar village of Shyamnagar upazila.

Patkelghata thana officer in-charge Mohibul Islam said the accident happened when a passengers’ bus reached at Bhairobnagar area around 9:45 am Friday the driver lost control over the steering and hit a road side shop leaving two people in the shop on the spot. However, passengers’ were unharmed.

Meanwhile, a woman was killed a truck hit her around 7:30 am Friday in front of Eid Gah under Shyamnagar upazila and her husband was injured.

Confirming the incident Shyamnagar thana officer in-charge Syed Mannan Ali said police seized the truck.