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Father, son killed in Thakurgaon road crash

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 16th January, 2022 12:35:06 PM
  • Print news

A man and his teenage son were killed as a pickup van hit their motorcycle on Pirganj-Thakurgaon road in Pirganj upazila of Thakurgaon district on Saturday.

The deceased were identified as Karimul Islam,45, of Bhakura Bagmara village under Sadar union of Pirganj upazila and his son Arman Hossain, 14.

Locals said the bike on which they were riding collided with a Thakurgaon-bound pickup van at Chilachapa around 7:45 pm, leaving Karimul dead on the spot.

Seriously injured Arman Hossain was taken to Pirganj Hospital where doctors declared him dead.

Pirganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge Jahangir Alam said the pickup van driver was arrested and the vehicle seized.