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2 dead in Rajshahi accident

  • Published at 12:03 pm July 11th, 2019
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Three others, including the driver, were injured

Two mango traders have been killed in a road accident in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi district.

A mango laden truck lost control and fell into a ditch near Kamarpara on Chapainawabganj highway early Thursday.

The deceased have been identified as Nuruzzaman, 50, son of Fakir Ahmed from Boukhali village under Jhikargacha  upazila in Jessore and Ayub Khan, 50, son of Azizur Khan from Padmapukur village of the same upazila.

Quoting witnesses, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Godagari police station Jahangir Alam said they died on the spot.

Three others, including the driver, were injured and admitted to Godagari Upazila Hospital.

The police have taken the truck into their custody and sent the bodies to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital for autopsy.