3 youths killed in Birol truck crash
Published: 10:17 AM, 27 January 2021 Updated: 10:53 AM, 27 January 2021
Photo: Daily Bangladesh
Three youths riding on a motorcycle were killed when a freight truck hit them in Birol, Dinajpur.
The accident took place around 11:30 pm on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Laju Islam, son of Belal Hossain of Dangapara village in Farakkabad, Mamun Hossain, son of Sharif Uddin and Anwar Hossain, son of Mozam.
“A paddy-laden truck was going to Dhaka from Bochaganj and collided with a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction near Zainul Mudikhana Bazar in Farakkabad UP. Three motorcyclists were killed on the spot,” said Md. Azharul Islam, acting station officer of the Birol fire service station.
Police recovered the body in collaboration with Dinajpur and Birol fire service stations.
Birol Police Station OC Sheikh Nasim Habib said police reached the spot and recovered the bodies of the three victims. Traffic on the road has been normalized and took the truck and the motorcycle in police custody. The driver and staff of the truck fled after the accident.