Meherpur: At least two people were crushed under the wheels of a truck while another was severely injured on the Meherpur-Kushtia highway near BSCIC area, outskirt of district town.
The victims were identified as--Mehraj, 19, son of Abdul Barek and Sujon Mia, 18, son on Rana Mia of the district. Both of them are the salesmen.
Quoting locals police said, the accident occurred around 11pm when the truck rammed into a bicycle, leaving the three injured.
Mehraj succumbed to his injury at Meherpur General Hospital at night while Sujon died on Monday morning at Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital.
Ahsan Habib, officer in-charge of Sadar Police Station, confirmed the incident.
M R Alam/ TF