TANGAIL: Two motorcyclists were killed as a truck ran over them in Kalihati upazila of the district.
The accident happened at Adabari area under Narandia union of the upazila on Sunday (April 14).
The deceased were identified as Sattar, 18, son of Mokhlesur Rahamn of Analiabari area of the upazila and Selim, 17, son of Dulal Hossen, of the same area.
“Two youths were running around on occasion of Bangla New Year. Suddenly the bike came under the truck after losing control and its occupants got killed,” Mir Mosharraf Hossen, officer-in-charge of Kalihati Police station, told Banglanews.
The truck was seized, but the driver and the helper fled the spot. Bodies were sent to Tangail General Hospital, OC added.
BDST: 1606 HRS, APRIL 14, 2019