3 killed as bus hits motorcycle in Rangpur

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Rangpur, June 14: Three people were killed as a bus hit a motorcycle carrying them at rail gate area in Kaunia upazila of Rangpur on Thursday morning.The deceased are Abdus Sattar Sakku, 55, Abul Kalam, 25 and Soleman, 28.

Local people said, a Kurigram-bound bus hit a motorcycle in the area around 8:30 am, leaving two people dead on the spot.

Later another injured was rushed to Kaunia upazila health complex where the doctors declared him dead.

The vehicular movement was suspended in the area as people blocked the highway.

Confirming the matter to Jago News, Mamun-Ur-Rashid, officer-in-charge of Kaunia Police Station, said the bodies were kept at the police station.