Barisal: Two motorcyclists were killed in a road accident at Razar Char in Sadar upazila on Tuesday morning.
The diseased were identified as Badal Hossain Nawshad,40, son of Nazrul Islam, a resident of Charmonai, and Bashirul Islam Bashir,26, son of Ibrahim, a resident of Razar Char.
Abu Taher, sub-inspector of Kotwali Police Station, said Nawshad was going to Razar Char from Bishwaser Haat on a rented motorbike of Bashir at about 10:30 am.
The motorbike rammed into a roadside tree as Nawshad lost control while giving side to another motorbike coming from the opposite direction, causing Nowshad and Bashir to fall down.
Nowshad died on the spot while Bashir was critically injured.
Bashir was rushed to Barisal Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital (SBMCH) where he succumbed to his injuries at about 11:30 am.
Police recovered the bodies and sent those to the SBMCH morgue for autopsy.
A case was filed in this connection.
2 bikers killed in Barisal road crash