College student among 2 killed in Habiganj road crash

Two people, including a college student, were killed and seven others injured when a motorcycle hit an auto-rickshaw at Atukura in Baniachang upazila on Tuesday night.

The deceased were identified as Mukhles Mia, son of Abdul Jabbar of Puranbagh village, and Shakil Mia, son of Afroz Mia. Shakil is a student of Brindaban Government College in Habiganj.

Masuk Ali, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station, said the accident took place when a motorbike hit an auto-rickshaw, leaving nine people injured.

Later, the injured were taken to a local hospital where two of them succumbed to their injuries.