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Two killed as truck hits motorcycle in Rajshahi

 Rajshahi Correspondent

 Published: 10:58 AM, 4 November 2018   Updated: 10:58 AM, 4 November 2018

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Two motorcyclists were killed as a truck hit their vehicle on Rajshahi-Dhaka highway in Tarapur area of Puthia upazila in Rajshahi on Sunday morning.

The deceased were identified as Emon Ali, son of Jeker Ali, resident of Boiragipara area under Bimanbondor Police Station and Sujon Islam, 26, son of Nazrul Islam, resident of Tokipur area of Rajshahi city. 

Sub-inspector Mostafizur Rahman of Poba Highway Police outpost said a Natore-bound goods-laden truck hit the motorcycle around 8:00 am, leaving Emon dead on the spot and Sujon critically injured.

Later, the injured was taken to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead. 

Meanwhile, the truck managed to flee from the scene.