Man, wife killed in Cumilla road crash
Published : Saturday, 11 July, 2020 at 4:06 PM Count : 519
A man and his wife have been killed after a truck rammed into a CNG-run auto rickshaw in Debidwar upazila of Cumilla district.
The accident took place on the Cumilla-Sylhet highway in Kalikapur area on Friday night that also left four people injured.
The deceased were identified as Abu Taher, 70, a resident of Kotna village under Fatehabad union in the upazila, and his wife Zobeda Khatun, 55.
Debidwar Police Station officer in-charge Jahirul Anwar said a goods-laden truck hit a CNG-run auto rickshaw, leaving the couple dead on the spot and four other passengers injured.
The injured were admitted to Comilla Medical College Hospital, he added.