|Published : 19 Oct 2016, 10:18:11|
Two die in Jessore road mishap
Two people were killed and another one injured in a head-on collision between a pick-up van and a human hauler (Leguna) at Beltala on Jessore-Satkhira highway in Sharsha upazila on Tuesday night.
The deceased were identified as Mamun and Alamgir, both residents of Bagachra Bakurey village in the upazila.
Quoting locals, police said the pick-up van of ‘Afil Group’ collided head-on with a Leguna in the area at about 6.30pm, leaving the human hauler’s driver Alamgir dead on the spot and two passengers -- Mamun and Anis -- injured.
The injured were admitted to Sharsha Upazila Health Complex from where Mamun was referred to Jessore Medical College Hospital around 9.30pm as his condition deteriorated.
Later, Mamun succumbed to his injures at about 10.30pm, reports a news agency.