At least three people including a minor boy were killed and 10 others injured in a road accident on Khulna-Satkhira Highway at Majherbari area of Dumuria upazila on Saturday, UNB reports.
The deceased were identified as driver of three-wheeler Asadul Morol, 35, son of Kader Morol, passengers Narayan Mandal, 65, of Gutudia village in Dumuria and Shakibul Islam, 7, son of Humayun Kabir of Ula village of Dumuria upazila.
A human-hauler hit a three-wheeler after being hit by a bus as its driver lost control over the steering around 1 pm at Majherbari area killing two people on the spot, said Habil Hossain, officer-in-charge (OC) of Dumuria Police Station.
Later, the severely injured boy was taken to Dumuria Health Complex where the on-duty doctors declared him dead, the OC said. Police seized the bus but its driver and his assistant managed to flee.