October 25, 2021, 11:00 am
The driver and helper were killed when another truck hit them behind a truck parked in Sylhet.
The accident took place on Sunday (September 26) morning in Dayami area of Osmaninagar upazila. The deceased were identified as Kamrul Islam (truck driver) of Gopalganj district and Idris Ali (helper) of Khulna.
It is learned that the driver and helper were talking while standing in front of their car by stopping the truck on the side of the road. At that time, another truck coming from behind hit the back of the truck and they were crushed to death on the spot. After receiving the news of the incident, the Highway Police reached the spot, recovered the bodies and sent them to the morgue. However, the truck driver escaped in the incident.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Osmaninagar Police Station Shyamal Banik confirmed the matter. He said efforts were underway to arrest them.