Two persons including a woman were killed after a truck hit their motorcycle at Bheramara upazila in Kushtia district on Saturday morning.
The deceased were identified as Sajjad Hoosain, 51, a resident of Jhaudia village under Sadar upazila, and his relative Sharmin Akter, 25, a resident of Mirpur Municipality.
Kushtia Highway Police inspector Debabrata Roy confirmed the matter.
He said they were going to Ishwardi from Kushtia riding a motorcycle. On the way, a truck from the opposite direction hit their motorcycle in Bahirchar area of the Ishwardi- Kushtia highway, leaving Sajjad dead on the spot and Sharmin injured.
Locals rescued injured Sharmin but she died on the way to hospital, he said.
The bodies were sent to Kushtia General Hospital Morgue for autopsy, the police inspector added.
BDST: 1424 HRS, DEC 03, 2022