Bhola: Three people were killed and three others were injured as a covered van hit a CNG autorickshaw on the Bhola-Charfasson highway passing through Doulatkhan, an upazila of Bhola district on Monday.
The deceased were identified as Sujit Goldar, 30, son of Nirmal Goldar, Subho Chandra, 20, son of Ba-dal Chandra and Liton Hawladar, 38, son of Barda Kanta Hawladar of Barguna district.
Jakir Hossain, officer-in-charge of Doulatkhan Police Station, said the accident occurred around 1:30 pm when the Char Fasson-bound covered van hit the autorickshaw, leaving two people (Sujit and Liton) dead on the spot and four others injured.
Subho died on the way to Borhanuddin Hospital, where he was referred for more advanced treatment.. The others are undergoing treatment at Bhola Sadar Hospital.