2 killed in Rajshahi road accident, 15 injured
Two people were killed and 15 others injured when a bus rammed a mini truck at Godagri upazila in Rajshahi district on Wednesday morning.
The deceased were identified as bus driver Matiur Rahman, 35, son of Abdul Aziz of Tanore upazila, and Tutul, 27, son of Abul Kashem of Puthia upazila in the district.
Godagari’s Premtali police investigation centre in-charge Andul Bari said the accident took place near Laldighi intersection on the Rajshahi-Chapainawabganj highway around 6:00 am, leaving two dead on the spot and 15 others injured.
Being informed, a fire fighting unit rushed to the spot and sent the injured to Godagari Upazila Health Complex and Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH).
Among the injured, seven people were released after given first aid.
The bodies were kept at RMCH morgue.