2 killed as truck rams van in Lalmonirhat
Two persons were killed when a truck smashed a battery-run van in Patgram upazila of Lalmonirhat on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Jadu Miah, 35, and Akber Ali, 34. Both were the fishermen by profession.
Patgram Police Station OC Sumon Kumar Mohant said a stone-laden truck rammed into the van at Beltoli area at about 8am, leaving two dead on the spot and the van driver injured.
Injured van driver was admitted to Upazila Health Complex.
The truck driver and its assistant managed to flee leaving the vehicle, OC Sumon said.