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Two motorcyclists killed in city road crash

DHAKA, Jan 18, 2017 (BSS) -Two motorbike riders were killed as a truck hit their vehicle in front of Mamun Biriani House at Chankharpul area in the early hours of today, police said.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Chawkbazar Police Station Shamimur Rashid Talukder told BSS that the accident took place at about 1 am today.

He said the deceased were identified as Sunny Das, 16, and Akash Das, 20, residents of Bangshal Sweeper Colony in the capital.

"Sunny died on the spot while Akash succumbed to his injures at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital at about 1:45am," hospital sources said.

Police seized the truck and arrested its driver, the OC said.

A case was filed with Chawkbazar Police Station in this connection.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)