Mother, child among 3 killed in Gazipur road crash
Three persons including a woman and her five-year-old son were killed and three injured as a CNG-run auto-rickshaw hit by an unknown vehicle in Gazipur Sadar upazila this morning.
The deceased are: Jyotsna Begum, 18, and Rafiz, 5, and one Ujjal, 28, reports our Gazipur correspondent quoting Iqbal Hossain, sergeant of Naojor highway police.
Police said a heavy vehicle might hit the auto-rickshaw carrying six people near Salna bridge around 8:15am.
The three persons were decaled dead when locals rushed them to Gazipur Sadar Hospital, said Tapan Kanti Sarker, residential medical officer of Gazipur Sadar Hospital.
Of the injured, Jyotsna's husband Habibur Rahman, 32, was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital for better treatment while two others received primary treatments at the hospital, the doctor said.