Three die after truck hits motorcycle on Dhaka-Ctg highway

Published: May 26, 2019 09:52:40 | Updated: May 26, 2019 12:06:43

Three motorcyclists were killed after a motorbike crashed into a truck on Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Duckbanglow area of Chattogram's Mirsharai upazila on Saturday night.

The deceased were identified as Rakibul Islam, 18, son of Abdul Mannan of Borotakia area in the upazila, Md Rifat, 22, son of Mahbubul Haque of Chhagolnaiya upazila, and Tarek Hossain, 21, son of Safiul Alam, of Khoiyachhara area in Mirsharai.

Nurul Alam, sub-inspector of Mirsharai Police Station, said that the accident took place at around 9:00pm when the speeding motorcycle crashed into the stationary truck, leaving two motorcyclists dead on the spot and one critically injured.

The injured died on the way to hospital, UNB reported quoting the police official.

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