Two motorcyclists were killed while crossing the railway crossing at Hatia in Kalihati upazila of Tangail. The driver of the motorcycle was injured. He has been admitted to Tangail Sheikh Hasina Medical College Hospital.
The accident took place at a place called Hatia of Kalihati upazila around 5:15 pm on Friday. It was initially reported that the injured were working as painters. However, their detailed identity was not found.
Locals said that in the afternoon, 3 people were crossing the railroad crossing on a motorcycle. Meanwhile Chitra collided with the express train. Later two were killed on the spot. The driver of the motorcycle, Mustafa of Magra Union of the upazila, was injured. He has been admitted to Tangail Sheikh Hasina Medical College Hospital.
Sub-inspector of police of Tangail railway station Akbar Hossain said that the identities of the two victims have not been found. The injured person has been admitted to hospital.