Abu Sayed, Sreepur (Gazipur): The accident took place at Jaina Bazar on the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in the upazila around 2.30pm on Saturday (September 11). He died on the spot when the Dhaka-bound cover van was crushed while crossing the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway. The deceased was identified as Sohail Kaiya, 40, son of Nasir Uddin Kaiya of Golaghat area in Burmi union of Sreepur upazila of Gazipur district.
The injured were identified as Zahirul Islam, 22, son of Vadail Elkar of Muktagachha upazila in Mymensingh district. Officer-in-charge (OC) of Mauna Highway Police Station Kamal Hossain said police were dispatched to the spot after receiving the information. The body of the deceased Sohail Kaira has been brought to the police station. The driver of the vehicle Abul Mia (30) is absconding. Subsequent action will be taken subject to investigation.