Alexa 2 killed as truck falls into Faridpur ditch

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2 killed as truck falls into Faridpur ditch

 Faridpur correspondent

 Published: 10:46 AM, 20 July 2019   Updated: 01:29 PM, 20 July 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Two people were killed and five others injured as a truck fell into a roadside ditch on Dhaka-Khulna highway at Shibrapur area in Sadar Upazila of Faridpur.

The identities of the deceased could not be ascertained immediately. 

Sadar Police Station SI Sohan Mia said that the good-laden truck headed to Faridpur from Dhaka fell into a ditch around 6:00 am as its driver lost control over the wheel, leaving the duo dead on the spot.

He said that at least five people were injured in this incident. They were rescued and admitted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital.