Desk | 18 March 2020 | 9:38 pm
A truck driver was killed and the helper injured when the truck overturned losing its control on Amtoli-Patuakhali Highway at Amtoli in Barguna this morning.
The deceased was identified as Sohagh Hossain, 33, son of Ali Hossain of Durgapur village under Jashore sadar Police Station.
According to sources, a iron rod laden truck was heading towards Kolapara Thermal Power Station coming from Jashore. When it reachedShikder Bari Bus Stand, the truck lost its control and overturned leaving the truck driver dead on the spot.
Sub-Assistant Community Medical officer (SACMO) of the Upazila Health Complex Gouirango Hazra said: “The driver had died before he was brought to the hospital and the helper is undergoing treatment at the hospital.”
“A general diary has been filed in this connection with Amtoli Police Station”, said the Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Amtoli Police Station.