Driver dead, another injured as 2 trucks collide in Lalmonirhat
A driver died and another was critically injured in a head-on collision between two trucks in Kaliganj upazila of Lalmonirhat this morning.
On information, police recovered the body of truck driver Markes Ali (34) of Mirzapur area in Bagura's Sherpur upazila, our Lalmonirhat correspondent reports quoting Officer-in-charge of Kaliganj Police Station Golam Rasul.
Police also rescued the seriously injured truck driver Farhad Hossain (33) of Sadulapur area in Jessore Sadar upazila and sent him to Rangpur Medical College Hospital, the OC said.
According to the police, Markes Ali was returning from Burimari land port while Farhad was heading towards the land port when the two trucks collided head-on in Kakina area on Lalmonirhat-Burimari highway around 8am.