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4 killed as truck hits autorickshaw in Sherpur

 Sherpur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:03 AM, 31 January 2021   Updated: 03:49 PM, 31 January 2021

Accident hit autorickshaw; File photo

Accident hit autorickshaw; File photo

Four people were killed and two injured as a truck hit an autorickshaw at Mirzapur area of Sadar upazila in Sherpur this morning. 

The accident took place at around 9am. Three of the deceased are Selim, 25, Rukhsana, 30, and Jobed Ali, 25. While the identity of another dead and injured could not be known. 

Sadar Police Station OC Abdul Al Mamun said the autorickshaw was going to the District city from Jhenaigati with passengers. At that time a truck from the opposite direction hit the autorickshaw living three people dead on the spot while another died after taken to the hospital. Two people were injured at the time. They have been admitted to the local hospital.

The truck has been seized while the truck driver managed to flee, he added.