2 motorcyclists killed in road accident
jamuna news: Two motorcyclists were killed and another injured when it collided with a bus in Katakhali Samshadipur area in the city on Friday evening.
The deceased were indentified as Shuvo, 25, son of Moktar Hossain, and Golam Rabbani, 35, son of late Abu Taher. They hailed from Katakhali Chalkbelgharia Bakhrabaj area of the district.
The incident took place around 5:30pm.
A Rajshahi bound bus of ‘Desh Travels’ hit the motorcycle carrying the victims coming from the opposite direction in the area, leaving Shuvo died on the spot, his co-rider Rabbani succumbed to injuries on the way to hospital.
Another co-rider Harun-Or-Rashid was taken to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) for treatment, said acting officer-in-charge of Matihar Police Station Humayun Kabir.
The bus was seized but the driver, helper and supervisor managed to flee away after the incident, he said.