Three people, including a driver of a CNG-powered rickshaw, died in a traffic accident in Kalihati and got off with Tangail.
The accident took place in the area of Hatia in the morning on Friday. An officer of the City Bridge of the East in Bangabandhu Mosharraf Hossain confirmed the incident.
Three of the dead were identified as the driver of the car rickshaw. His name is Sabur Mia. He is the son of Akter Ali from the village of Sarpolasia near Bhuapur upazila. But the identity of the other two was unknown.
The officer under the supervision of Mosharraf Hossain said that the accident took place on Friday morning when the rickshaw collided. Later, the help was sent to the hospital. However, traffic is closed for some time, but now it is normal, he said.