September 20, 2021, 2:29 am
Nazrul Islam, Joypurhat: A Motorcyclist was killed and his associate was fatally injured when a truck hit him on Joypurhat-Hilli road at Bankhur area of sadar Upazila of the district yesterday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Lakhu Hossain (38) of Chakdev Para village in sadar upazila of Naogaon district.
The injured Mamun Hossain (40), son of Late Asaduzzaman was the resident of Changla village in Badalgachi upazila of Naogaon district. He has been admitted to Joypurhat Sadar Hospital.
Officer-in-charge of Joypurhat police station Alamgir Jahan said a motorcycle rider was killed on the spot in a head-on collision with a speeding track.
The body has been kept at Sadar Hospital morgue. When his relatives come, they will be handed over through legal action. A case will be lodged with Joypurhat police station under the Road Act, OC said.
Police seized the truck responsible for the accident but the driver and his assistant managed to flee. #