Tangail, Feb 9: At least three people including a woman and her son were killed in Tangail road accident on Tuesday morning.
The accident took place when a bus hit a rickshaw-van carrying them at Gangair area on the Tangail-Mymensingh highway in the district`s Madhupur upazila.
The deceased were identified as Bedena Begum, 48, wife of Yead Ali of Bokarkona village of the upazila, her son Farhad, 30 and Ashraful Islam of the same village.
Fire Brigade Inspector of Madhupur S K Tuhin told reporters that a Mymensigh-bound Prantik Paribahan bus from Dhaka hit the opposite-head rickshaw-van at Gangair area, leaving the van driver Farhad and his mother dead on the spot and Ashraful injured.
Ashraful was rushed to Madhupur Upazila Health Complex in critical state where he succumbed.