Four people were killed as a motorcycle, a truck and a human hauler collided on the Dhaka-Mawa Highway in Munshiganj on Sunday. The deceased were identified as ‘Imdad’ 15, son of Billal Hossain of Abdullahpur, ‘Swapan’, 20, son of Akkas Ali of Dakkhin Keraniganj, and ‘Liton’, son of Jalil Mia of Sologhar, of Dhaka district.
The police could not immediately identify the fourth victim.
Srinagar Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mohammad Mijanur Rahman said the truck first knocked the motorcycle and then the human hauler, locally known as Nasiman, parked near the highway.
He said Liton, who was inside the Nasiman and the bikers Imdad and Swapan died on the spot. “The other person died on his way to a Dhaka hospital.”
“Although police managed to seize the truck, the driver fled the scene,” he added.