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Two killed, 3 injured in Netrakona road crash

At least two people were killed and three others injured as a truck collided head-on with an auto-rickshaw in Nayapara area of Sadar upazila in Netrakona on Tuesday.

The deceased were identified as rickshaw driver Kamal Mia, 36, and passenger Jasim Mia, 38, a teacher of local madrasa.

Additional Superintendent of Police Morsheda Khatun said a truck hit the auto-rickshaw on Netrakona-Mohanganj road at 8:30 am killing two people on the spot.

The injured were sent to Sadar Hospital, the ASP said.

Police has seized the truck but its driver managed to flee, she added.

Source: United News of Bangladesh