Savar: A woman and her son were killed and her brother was injured as a wall of a water tank collapsed on them in Narsinghapur Banglabazar area of Ashulia early Monday.
The deceased were identified as garment worker Selima Begum and her son Siyam Hossain, hailing from Ka-maliapara area under Saghata thana in Gaibandha district. They used to live in the rented house of Nur Mo-hammad Palwan in the area.
Police and fire service sources said that the wall of the water tank collapsed on them around 5am, leaving Selima and her 10-year old boy dead on the spot and her brother Tutul injured.
The injured was admitted to Orthopedic Hospital (Pangu Hospital).
Mother, son killed in wall collapse