2 riders of a motorcycle were killed in a head-on collision with a pickup in Naogaon’s Niamatpur. The accident took place at Togaril on Dhansura-Nachol road of Rasulpur union of Niamatpur upazila around 1 pm on Wednesday.
The 2 motorcycle riders killed in the accident are Parvez (19) son of Sirajul Islam of Togaril village of Rasulpur union of Niamatpur upazila and Habib (20) of Sadar upazila of Chapainawabganj district. In this incident, the driver Sanwar Hossain (28) with the pickup was arrested by the police.
The police and locals said that on Wednesday at around 1 pm on the Dhansura-Nachol road of Niamatpur upazila, the motorcyclist Habib was killed on the spot in a head-on collision between a pickup truck carrying chicken and a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction. Motorcycle rider Parvez was rescued by locals and admitted to Nachol Upazila Health Complex. Parvez died under treatment at the hospital around 2:30 pm. In this incident, the police arrested the driver along with the pickup.
Niamatpur Police Station OC (Investigation) Kaushar Alam said, ‘In the road accident, the motorcyclist died on the spot and the rider died while undergoing treatment at Nachol Upazila Health Complex. The driver along with the pickup was arrested and brought to the police station. OC (Investigation) Kawsar Alam said that the process of the case is going on.