Published : Thursday, 15 November, 2018 at 10:51 AM Count : 128
A truck driver and his assistant were electrocuted at Jhajor area in Gazipur city early Thursday.
The deceased were identified as driver Rubel Miah, 30, and his assistant Jahangir Alam, 50, hailed from Bhola.
Joydebpur Fire service and Civil Defence Station Officer Md Jakir Hossain said soil was being unloaded from the truck on the road around 1:30am.
Suddenly, the duo came in contact with live electric wire when it fell on the vehicle, leaving them dead on the scene.