Two schoolboys were killed as brick-laden truck rammade their bicycle at Kiratan Fakirpara Taltoli Bazar area of Karimganj upazila of Kishoreganj on Wednesday morning.
The deceased were identified as Mahin, 12, son of Khokon, hailing from Kiratan area of the upazila and his cousin Rajan, 12, son of Babul, of the same area. They were student of class six in Dehunda Secondary School.Confirming the news, Maminul Islam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Karimganj Police Station, said that a brick-laden truck hit their bicycle on which Mahin and Rajan were riding to go to school at the area around 9:00 am, leaving them injured.
Locals took the injured to Karimganj Upazila Health Complex where duty doctor declared Rajan dead and referred Mahin to Kishoreganj General Hospital as his condition deteriorated. But duty doctor of Kishoreganj General Hospital also declared him dead on arrival