Two persons were killed in a motorcycle-trolley collision at Kharakpur area of Chapainawabganj-Sonamasjid highway. The accident took place at Kharakpur in Mobarakpur union of the upazila around 11am on Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Sumon, 35, son of Liaquat Ali of Dhobra village under Shahbazpur union of the upazila and Ruhul Amin, 22, trolley driver of Koilar Diar village. According to the locals, the motorcycle collided head-on with the trolley in Kharakpur area around 11 pm. Two people were killed on the spot. Shibganj Police Station OC Chowdhury Jobayer Ahmed confirmed the incident. He said the bodies of the victims were recovered from the spot after receiving the news.