2 killed as truck hits auto-rickshaw in Rajshahi
Two passengers of a CNG-run auto-rickshaw were killed and two others injured as a truck smashed the vehicle at Paba upazila in Rajshahi district on Wednesday afternoon.
One of the deceased was identified as the auto-rickshaw driver Ansar Ali, a resident of Balua village under Gomostapur upazila in Chapainawabganj.
Rajshahi Fire Service and Civil Defence Station officer Abdur Rauf said a truck rammed into a three-wheeler at Muraripur area at about 3:00pm, leaving the latter's two passengers dead on the spot and two others critically injured.
The injured were rushed to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital, he added.