A woman was killed while her daughter and two grandchildren injured as an auto-rickshaw overturned after being hit by a locomotive at Kadamtoli rail crossing in the port city Chattogram on Friday night,
The deceased was identified as Arofa Begum, 57, while the injured are Taskima Begum, 35, her two daughters Meghla 13, and Srabon, 12, of Eidgah Mansurabad area.
Quoting witnesses, police said the accident took place around 9 pm when the locomotive hit the auto-auto rickshaw while it was crossing the rail tracks.
The auto-rickshaw overturned on the road, leaving Arofa dead on the spot and three others injured.
The injured were admitted at Chattogram Medical College Hospital.