Two crushed dead under covered van in Cumilla
Published: 10:15 AM, 6 October 2021 Updated: 12:40 PM, 6 October 2021
Fire service men and locals on the spot
Two people were killed and another was injured when a vegetable-laden covered van overturned on the road and rammed an autorickshaw in Cumilla Sadar Dakshin Upazila.
The accident took place on Wednesday morning at Suyagazi Batpara junction on Cumilla-Chattogram road.
The deceased were identified as Md Jamin Miah son of Hanis Miah of Batpara village of the Upazila and Lal Mia's son Fuzal Mia of the same village.
Sadar Dakshin Police Station OC Debashish Chowdhury said the Cumilla-bound covered van from Chittagong crushed the autorickshaw when it reached the Suyagazi Batpara junction area of the upazila. The autorickshaw driver and a pedestrian were killed on the spot and another was injured. The injured youth has been sent to Cumilla Medical College Hospital.