Two van passengers crushed dead by truck in Sirajganj...

Two van passengers crushed dead by truck in Sirajganj

 Sirajganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:13 PM, 18 May 2022  

A truck hit a van at Mulibari Rail Crossing area, leaving two people dead on the spot - Photo: Daily Bangladesh

A truck hit a van at Mulibari Rail Crossing area, leaving two people dead on the spot - Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Two van passengers were killed after being hit by a truck in Sirajganj Sadar Upazila. The accident took place at around 12:00 pm on Wednesday at Mulibari Rail Crossing area on the west side of Bangabandhu Bridge. 

The deceased were identified as Rabeya Sultana, daughter of Abdur Razzak of Banbaria village in Sadar upazila and child Ayesha Siddique, daughter of Nazmul Hossain of Kaddar Mor village. 

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bangabandhu Bridge West Police Station Mosaddek Hossain said a truck leaving from North Bengal hit a van at Mulibari Rail Crossing area around 12:00 pm, leaving the duo dead on the spot.

The van driver was injured in the incident. He has been sent to Sadar Hospital for treatment. 

The truck crashed into the van and fled quickly, the OC said adding that the bodies of the deceased were recovered and sent to the hospital morgue for autopsy. 

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