Road crashes kill 10
Ten people were killed and 11 others injured in separate road accidents in the country on Monday and yesterday.
Our Bogra correspondent adds, two pedestrians were killed after a truck ran them over on Dhaka-Rangpur highway at Nowdapara in Sadar upazila yesterday.
The dead, Asadul Pramanik, 42, and Ratan, 22, of Sadar upazila, were sand traders of Bogra town.
A Gazipur correspondent reports, a youth was killed and his four friends were injured when the car they were traveling in hit a roadside tree after the driver lost control over the steering on Ghorashal-Kaliganj highway at Ghonapara in Kaliganj upazila early yesterday.
The deceased is Selim Farazi, 22, of Char Madhobdi area in Narsingdi. The injured, Sagar Dey,28, Sumon Mia,22, Sumon Dash,27, and Chatan Mia,27, hail from Narsingdi. They were admitted to different hospitals in the capital.
Our Tangail correspondent reports, a truck driver was killed when the vehicle collided head-on with another truck in Gol Chokkor area at the east end of Bangabandhu Bridge in Bhuapur upazila yesterday.
The deceased is Sirajul Islam, 32, of Sirajganj.
On Monday night, in Madhupur upazila, a passer-by died after a tempo ran him over in Charaljani area.
The victim is Abdul Based, 30, of the upazila
Our Chapainawabganj correspondent adds, two labourers were killed and seven others injured as the truck carrying them veered out of control and overturned on Shibganj-Dhainagar road at Pithalitala in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj yesterday.
The dead Md Mesher, 60, and Sadikul Islam, 45, hailed from Shibganj upazila. Injured Motiur Rahman, 50, Abu Taher, 55, Babu, 18, Sharif, 27, Khalek, 30, Azizul, 22, and Sabur, 23, were admitted to Chapainawabganj Sadar Hospital and Rajshahi Medical College Hospital.
Our Jessore correspondent adds, a pick-up van driver and his helper died when an oncoming truck hit the vehicle on Jessore-Khulna highway in Panchkobor area of Abhaynagar upazila in Jessore yesterday.
Both the van driver Mizanur Rahman, 30, and Abdullah, 22, hailed from Chuadanga.
Our Thakurgaon correspondent adds, a youth who works as a helper in a truck died after the vehicle ran him over on Thakurgaon-Dinajpur highway at Khochabari Bazar in Thakurgaon Sadar upazila on Monday night.
The incident occurred as 22-year-old Abul Kalam Azad, of Thakurgaon municipality, jumped off the running truck and lost his balance.