2 killed in Bogura road accidents
Two people were killed in separate road accidents in Bogura district on Sunday.
One of the deceased was identified as Abdul Khaleq, 39, hailed from Madhupur upazila of Tangail district.
Bogura Sherpur highway sub-inspector (SI) Jahangir Hossain said a pickup van rammed into a stone-laden truck standing beside road in Kathaltola area of Sherpur upazila, leaving pickup van driver’s assistant Abdul Khaleq dead on the spot.
Police recovered the body and handed over to family but its driver managed to flee the scene.
Meanwhile, an oil-laden truck turned turtle in Baghorpara area of the Sadar upazila around 1 pm, leaving an unidentified man crushed under the truck.
Driver and his assistant fled the scene after the accident.
Gobindaganj Highway Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Khairul Alam said the body was sent to Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital.