2 killed in bus-truck collision
Two people were killed and eight others injured in a collision between a a bus and a truck in Raiganj upazila of Sirajganj district on Thursday morning.
The deceased were identified as truck driver Anwar Hossain, 35, hailed from Sariakandi upazila, and passenger Nazrul Islam from Sherpur upazila of Bogura.
The accident took place in Sholomail area on the Sirajganj-Bogura highway that also left eight passengers from both vehicles critically injured, said Md Aktaruzzaman, officer in-charge of Hatikumrul Highway Police Station.
On information, fire service personnel recovered the bodies and rescued the injured, the OC added.