4 killed in Sylhet road accident


Sylhet: Four people were killed and another was injured when a truck rammed a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Alinagar under Beanibazar upazila on the Sylhet-Bianibazar road on Friday afternoon in Sylhet.

The deceased were identified as Dulal, 25, Siddique, 35, Gulzar Ahmed, 28, and the auto driver Abul Hossain, 20.

Chandan Chakrabarty, Beanibazar police station OC, said the truck rammed the three-wheeler at Tikarpara area on Sylhet-Beanibazar road on Friday evening, leaving three people dead on the spot and three others, including Abul, critically injured.

He said, a truck rammed into the auto-rickshaw heading to Bianibazar from Sylhet, left three dead on the spot. Another succumbed on way to hospital.

The deceased could not be identified immediately. The injured was taken to Osmani Medical College and Hospital, the OC added.

The injured were taken to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital, the OC said.