Two friends crushed to death by covered van in Rupganj
Published: 03:25 PM, 26 April 2021
The two friends - Salman and Rocky
Two friends on a motorcycle were killed when a covered van hit them at Rupganj Upazila in Narayanganj.
The accident took place in the Ruposhi area of Tarabo municipality of the Upazila on Sunday night.
The deceased were identified as Sefayet Ullah Salman, son of Rabiul Hossain of Bahura area of Cumilla district and Rocky Mia, son of Siddique Miah of Pachaikhan area of Bhulta union of Rupganj Upazila.
ASI Ranu Mia of Kanchpur Highway Police Station said that Salman and Rocky were returning Gauchia from Kanchpur on a motorcycle after Iftar. When they reached the Ruposhi area on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway, a covered van rammed their motorcycle, leaving Salman dead on the spot.
Rocky Mia, who was critically injured, died on the way to the hospital.
Police detained Mizanur Rahman, the driver of the killer-covered van. The bodies of the duo have been sent to the Narayanganj Hospital morgue for autopsy. A case has been filed in this regard.