Truck driver, helper killed in road crash

Staff Correspondent

25 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A truck driver and his helper were killed in a road accident at Sitakunda upazila in the district on Wednesday.

The deceased were identified as Mahbubul Alam, 32, and Md Habil, 21, of Noagaon district.

Sub-Inspector (SI) Md Babul Mia of Bara Aulia Highway Police Station said the accident occurred when a truck knocked a lorry from behind on Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Charalkandi area under the upazila at around 4:00am. The accident left the duo dead on the spot, he said.

The bodies were sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, added the SI.