POST TIME: 11 October, 2018 01:28:01 PM
2 killed in Faridpur road crash
Independent Online Desk

2 killed in Faridpur road crash

2 people were killed and nine others injured when a truck rammed a human hauler on Dhaka-Khulna highway in Sadar upazila on Thursday, reports UNB.

The deceased were identified as Sujon Patwari, 22, a construct worker and son of Manirul Islam of Kanaipur and Azizul Islam, 45, the headmaster of Raikali Hazi Badshah Mia Government Primary School in Kanaipur.

Sub-inspector Nizamul Islam of Karimpur highway police camp said the accident took place around 9:45 am when a Magura-bound truck from Faridpur hit a human hauler after a tyre of the truck burst with a big bang, leaving one killed on the spot and injuring ten others.

The injured were taken to Faridpur Medical College Hospital where the doctors declared one dead.

On information, a firefighting unit rushed in and conducted a rescue operation.