Mother, daughter killed in Naogaon road crash

Naogaon Correspondent
Published : 15:11, Nov 18, 2019 | Updated : 15:15, Nov 18, 2019

NaogaonA woman and her 6-year-old daughter have been killed after a truck hit them in the northern district of Naogaon.
The incident on Monday (Nov 18) on a highway near the district town has left the husband critically injured, said officials.
The deceased have been identified as 25-year-old Adori Begum and her daughter Shampa. Adori’s husband Shaheed Hossain is undergoing treatment at the state-run hospital in Naogaon.
“The family was waiting for bus at the Naogaon-Rajshahi highway, when a truck which was trying to overtake a motorcycle hit them. The woman and the child died on the spot,” said Naogaon Fire Service's Deputy Assistant Director AKM Murshed.
“Locals managed to seize the truck, however, the driver and his assistant managed to flee,” he added.