Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in Dhaka's Airport and Uttara area.
The man killed around the airport area was identified as Faisal Kabir, 42, a garment buying house official. The identity of another victim, a woman aged around 35, could not be known yet.
A resident of Uttara Sector-6, Faisal came out of his residence around 4:00am today and was driving a private car. He hit the rear of a parked cargo truck near the airport and sustained severe injuries, said Moshiul Alam, a sub-inspector of Airport Police Station.
He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where doctors declared him dead around 8:00am, he added.
Meanwhile, an unknown woman sustained severe injuries after a microbus hit her near Abdur Razzak school in Uttara Sector 6 around 8:00pm last night. She was rushed to DMCH were doctors declared her dead around 11:00pm, said Palash Chandra Sarker, a sub-inspector of Uttara East Police Station.
Both the bodies were kept at DMCH mortuary for autopsy.