BHOLA: A motorcyclist and his pillion passenger were killed after their vehicle collided head-on with a truck at Bapta polling station on Ilisha road on Friday noon, reports BSS.
The deceased were identified as – Kolpo Chandra Dey, 25, son of Lokesh Chandra of Aralia village in Tajumuddin upazila of Bhola and Bappi Anik, 24, from Vandaria thana of Pirojpur.They both were students of Barishal Polytechnic Institute.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bhola Sadar Model Police Station Md Enayet Hossain said two friends were travelling to Bhola city from Ilishaghat on a motorcycle in the afternoon.
When they reached the Bapta polling station area, their motorcycle rammed into a truck coming from the opposite direction, he said.
The accident left the duo seriously injured, the police official said.
Locals rushed to the spot, rescued them and took them to Bhola Sadar Hospital, he added.