2 killed as lorry plunges into ditch in Faridpur

Published: 20 Jul 2019   

Faridpur Office

Two people were killed and five others injured as a lorry fell into a ditch at Shibrampur in Faridpur Sadar upazila on Dhaka-Khulna highway on Saturday morning.

The identities of the deceased couldn’t be known immediately.

Nurul Alam, Senior Station Officer of Faridpur Fire Service, said the Faridpur-bound lorry coming from Dhaka fell into a roadside ditch after its driver lost control over the steering, leaving two people dead on the spot.

The injured people were sent to Faridpur Medical College and Hospital, he added.

With UNB inputs 

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