Benapole – A labourer was killed and another injured as a timber-laden truck plunged into a roadside ditch at Banshbaria on the Chingra-Trimohoni road in Keshabpur upazila on Wednesday noon. The deceased was identified as Abdul Moral, 42, son of late Mosaddi Moral, a resident of Maddhakul village in Keshabpur upazila.
Police said a timber-laden truck was going to Jessore with Abdul Moral and the other labourer on board. When the truck reached Banshbaria, the vehicle plunged into a roadside ditch as the driver lost control over the steering around 12pm, leaving Abdul dead on the spot. (UNB)