Accident leaves two others injured
A man was killed and two others were injured in a road accident in Gazipur on Tuesday.
The incident took place at 10:45am when a covered van, a rickshaw and a motorcycle collided with each other on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway in Sreepur upazila.
The deceased is Kamrul Hasan Khan, 28, the motorcycle rider.
Meanwhile, the injured were identified as Shimul Mia, 30, the driver of the covered van, and Farid Mia, 50, the rickshaw puller.
SI Anisur Rahman of Mawna highway police station said the driver of the Mymensingh-bound covered van had lost control due to speeding, causing the collision and injuring three people in the process.
Kamrul was pronounced dead on arrival at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital.
Shimul Mia, who is in a critical condition, is undergoing treatment at the same hospital, while Farid Mia received medical care at the local upazila health complex.
Police have seized the motorcycle and covered van involved in the crash.