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2 killed by truck in Jhikargacha

2 killed by truck in Jhikargacha
2 killed by truck in Jhikargacha

2 people were killed in a separate truck crush in Jessore’s Jhikargacha. The accident took place at Jhikargacha bus stand on Jessore-Benapole highway around 7 am on Saturday and at Haria Nimtala junction around 12 noon. Hasanul Kabir Reza (38), who was killed at Jhikargacha bus stand, is the son of deceased Syed Ali Biswas of Purandarpur village in the upazila and is the joint convener of the Municipal Jubo Dal.

Eyewitness Sajib Hossain said, Hasan was going to the destination in a van. Coming in front of Jhikargacha Islami Bank, the van turned around and tried to go in the opposite direction. At that time, a Benapole-bound goods truck (Dhaka Metro-T-16-5689) hit the van from behind and Hasan fell in front of the truck and was crushed under the wheel. When he was rescued and sent to the Upazila Health Complex, the doctor on duty there declared Hasan dead.

Meanwhile, Shihab Hossain (17), who died in the accident in Haria Nimtala, is the son of Bajlur Rahman of Kumri village of the upazila and a ninth grade student of Baganchra United Secondary School in Sharsha.

Bazlur Rahman said, Shihab left the house in the morning to study in private. Later I got news of his accident.

Eyewitness Hasan-Uz Zaman said, two riders were going towards Gadkhali to get petrol on the motorcycle. On the way, when Haria reached Nimtala intersection, a truck (Jeshor-T-11-5470) coming from the opposite direction hit the motorcycle. At that time, a rider who was behind jumped and survived, but the driver Shihab was killed on the spot. Later fire service came and recovered the body.

Suman Bhakta, officer-in-charge of Jhikargacha police station, said that Navaran Highway police station will not file a case on behalf of the family of the deceased in the accident at Jhikargacha bus stand. On the other hand, no case was filed by the family of the deceased in Haria. However, two trucks are detained. The driver fled.

The article is in Bengali

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