The driver died after the truck overturned and fell into a ditch on the side of the road in Natore. Besides, the helper of the truck was injured. The accident took place in the Dalsak area on the Natore-Bogra highway in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
The name of the deceased driver is Faisal Islam Salim. His house is in Maheshkhali area of Jhenaidah.
The Highway Police and Fire Service said that a truck loaded with sacks on its way to Bogra lost control and overturned in a ditch on the side of the road at Dalsak area. Both the driver and the helper were injured. On receiving the information, the staff of Natore Fire Station went to the spot and rescued the injured and took them to Natore Sadar Hospital. The doctor on duty declared truck driver Faisal Islam Salim as dead.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Jhalmalia Highway Police Station Masudur Rahman confirmed the matter and said that one person died in this accident.