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Two workers killed in Gopalganj road accident

GOPALGANJ, Jan 7, 2017 (BSS) - Two workers were killed and three others injured as a truck hit a trolley in Mandartala area on the Dhaka-Khulna highway in Sadar upazila this morning.

The deceased are Rejaul Kazi, 22, son of Zihad Kazi and Riaj Mullah, 20, son of Dildar Mullah, residents of Golabaria village of the upazila.

Officer-in-Charge of Sadar Police Station Salim Reja said the accident occurred when a Comilla-bound truck hit the trolley in the area, leaving trolley worker Rejaul dead on the spot and four others injured.

The injured were sent to Gopalganj Sadar Hospital.

Later, Riaj died on way to Khulna Medical College Hospital.

Police arrested the truck driver and its helper in this connection.