Truck helper killed, driver injured in Rangpur road crash
A track helper was killed and its driver injured after their vehicle hit another truck from behind in Rangpur city on Friday.
The deceased was Alamgir Hossain, 25, a resident of Modern intersection area in the city.
According to fire service sources, a sand-laden truck hit another from behind on the Rangpur-Dinajpur highway in Hasna Bazar area at about 7:00 am, leaving its helper Alamgir dead on the spot and driver Jalal injured as the front part of the truck got twisted.
On information, fire service personnel recovered the body and sent it to Rangpur Medical College Hospital morgue, said Rangpur Fire Service and Civil Defence senior station master Badsha Masud Alam.
The injured driver was taken to the hospital for treatment, he added.