Md. Mizanur Rahman Bahar Bhaluka Upazila:
Two people were killed in a truck-mini pickup collision at Bhaluka in Mymensingh at midnight. Another person was seriously injured in the incident.
Police and locals said a Gazipur-bound pickup van lost control behind a truck parked on the side of the road in Varadoba Nisinda area of Bhaluka upazila around 1pm on Friday. The passengers of the pickup van Azizur Rahman (50) and Shafiqul Islam (40) died on the spot.
The deceased were residents of Jangaldia area of Sherpur.
When the locals informed the fire service, a team of fire service came to the spot and took out the pickup from the back of the truck. The driver of the pickup was rescued in a critical condition, but the two occupants were rescued dead. Seriously injured pickup driver Ramzan Mia has been sent to hospital for treatment.