2 killed as truck hits auto-rickshaw in Sherpur
Two passengers of a rickshaw were killed when the vehicle was hit by a truck at Nalitabari upazila in Sherpur district on Thursday night.
The deceased were identified as Mahim, 18, son of Jewel Mia of Nalitabari Bazar area, and Md Alam Mia, 20, son of Shahed Ali of Gojakura village, in the upazila.
Nalitabari Police Station officer in-charge Basir Ahmed Badal said a truck smashed a rickshaw at Kalinagar area at about 11:00pm, leaving the duo dead on the spot and two others, including the rickshaw puller, injured.
The injured were rushed to Nalitabari Upazila Health Complex.