Two killed when electric wire fell on moving van
Published: 02:37 PM, 21 May 2022
Two people were killed after receiving an electric shock when a wire fell on a moving van in Mymensingh.
The incident took place around 7:00 am on Saturday (May 21) in Chinamor area of Ward No-32 of the metropolis.
One of the deceased was identified as Mintu Mia, 35, the son of Harun-ur-Rashid of Char Ishwardia area of the city and Shahid, son of late Ain Uddin of Char Nilakshiya area.
Confirming the matter, Kotwali Model Police Station OC Shah Kamal Akand said when the van driver was passing through Chinamor area with a passenger, the electric wire which was torn by the storm fell on the van. Both of them died on the spot after being electrocuted.
Later, two bodies were recovered from the spot and brought to the police station, the OC added.