Couple killed in Rajshahi road mishap
Rajshahi Correspondent: A couple was killed and eight others were injured after a speedy bus crashed into a house in Bahrampur rail crossing area under Rajapara Upazila of the metropolitan town early Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Bashir Hossain, 40 and his wife Reshma Begum, 35, resident of the rail crossing area.
Of the eight injured, six were passengers and two others injured were another couple from a neighbouring house.
The accident took place when a Dhaka-bound bus crashed into the house, killing the sleeping couple dead on the spot.
Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) said, the driver of the vehicle lost control over the steering.
The bodies were sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) for autopsy.
In the meantime, the driver, helper and supervisor of the bus managed to flee the spot.