Two killed as lorry hits pickup truck
Published: 01:20 PM, 10 October 2021
Two people were killed and another was injured when a lorry hit a pickup truck in the bypass area of Chattogram's Sitakunda municipal town on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Mehedi Hasan Johnny, son of Md Alamgir of South Mehedinagar area under Jorarganj Police Station in Mirsarai Upazila and Md Sayem, son of Md. Mintu of Borogoli area of Chitalmari upazila of Bagerhat.
Kumira highway police outpost in-charge Md Amir Farooq said a lorry pushed the fish-laden pickup van standing in the bypass road area from behind. Following the hit, the three pedestrians in front of the pickup van were crushed. Two of them were killed on the spot. One injured has been admitted to Chattgram Medical College Hospital.