Farmer killed in Joypurhat road crash


25th February, 2020 01:50:20 printer

Farmer killed in Joypurhat road crash

A farmer was killed as a sand-laden truck hit his bicycle on Panchbibi-Koya road in Somsabad area in Panchbibi upazila of Joypurhat on Tuesday morning.

The deceased was identified as Rabiul Islam, 51, of the area.

A sand-laden truck from Kotwalibag area hit the bicycle of Rabiul at around 7:00 am leaving him severely injured, said Md Munsur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Panchbibi Police Station.

Later, he was taken to Joypurhat District Modern Hospital where doctors declared him dead, the OC added.