2 college students killed as truck rams motorbike
Published: 09:28 AM, 1 December 2021
Two college students were killed when a truck hit their motorcycles in Sherpur of Bogura. The accident took place on Tuesday night on Dhaka-Rangpur highway in Mirzapur area of the Upazila.
The deceased were identified as Adnan Nahid, 19, son of Zahidur Rahman of Krishnapur village under Mirzapur union of Sherpur Upazila and his friend Sampad Kumar, 20, son of Shri Hridoy Kumar of Krishnapur Namabala village. They were eleventh graders at the local Summit International School and College.
According to police and witnesses, Nahid and Sampad were returning home on a motorcycle from Mirzapur Bazar around 8:00 pm. When they reached near Mirzapur Bazar, they were hit by a speeding truck and fell off the motorcycle. At that time another truck coming from behind crushed them and fled, leaving the duo dead on the spot.
Confirming the information, Sherpur Police Station OC Shahidul Islam said police recovered the bodies and handed them over to relatives.