BGB member, his wife killed in Rajshahi road accident

Sun Online Desk

9th October, 2019 03:48:15 printer

BGB member, his wife killed in Rajshahi road accident

A BGB personnel and his wife were killed as a goods-laden truck hit a motorcycle at Six Building area on Dhaka-Rajshahi highway of Puthia upazila in Rajshahi on Wednesday morning.

The deceased were identified as Azim Uddin, 42 and his wife Ruma Begum, 34 of the area.

Confirming the news, Rejaul Islam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Puthia Police Station, said that the goods-laden truck hit the motorcycle on which Azim and his wife was riding to go to Janata Bank at the area around 11:00 am, leaving Azim dead on the spot and his wife injured.

Later, locals took the injured to Puthia Health Complex where duty doctor declared her dead, he said.

The OC also said that the bodies were sent to Rajshahi medical College and Hospital (RMGH) morgue for autopsies, adding that police seized the killer truck but its driver and helper fled the scene after accident.