2 killed as pickup van hits van in Noakhali
Two people were killed as a pickup van smashed a van at Begumganj upazila in Noakhali district early Tuesday.
The deceased were identified Al Mamun Akash, 17, son of Abdul Maleque, and Nur Nabi, 16, son of Abdur Rahim. They both were residents of Eklashpur union in the upazila.
Chandraganj Highway Police Station sub-inspector Kausar said a pickup van hit a van on the Chowrasta-Maijdee road at about 12:30am, leaving three of the van injured.
The injured were admitted to Noakhali General Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared Akash dead and referred Nur Nabi to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for better treatment.
Nur Nabi, later, died on the way to the DMCH, he added.