Three people were killed and four others injured in separate road accidents at Ishwardi upazila in Pabna district on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Abdul Khaleq, 33, and Anisur Rahman, 40, residents of Bheramara upazila in Kushtia district; and Mohammad Rahman, 45, of Mirpur upazila of Kushtia district.
Police sources said a three-wheeler turned turtle on the Ishwardi-Kushtia highway around 9 am when it was going to Ishwardi Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant from Bheramara, leaving one dead on the spot while another died on the way to Ishwardi Upazila Health Complex.
Deceased Abdul Khaleq and Anisur were the workers at the nuclear power plant.
Four others also received injuries in the accident.
Meanwhile, a goods-laden truck rammed into a three-wheeler (locally known as Nosiman) in Sahapur union on the Chilimpur Kadimpara Grameen road around 11 am, leaving the three-wheeler driver Mohammad Rahman injured.
The injured was rushed to Pabna General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries around 12:30 pm.
Ishwardi Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Sheikh Md Nasir Uddin confirmed the matter.
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