|Published : 17 Sep 2016, 11:05:02|
Road accident kills teenager in Jessore
A teenager was killed and five others people were injured as a human hauler turned turtle at Marua village on the Chougaccha-Barobazar road in Chowgachha upazila of Jessore district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Shohan Ali, 13, son of Jonab Ali, a resident of Shalikha village in Shalikha upazila, according to a news agency report.
M Mashiur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Chowgachha Police Station, said a group of people from Shalikha upazila went to Hajrakhana village in Chowgachha to visit a fair on Friday afternoon.
On early Saturday, they were returning home riding a human hauler.
When they reached Marua village, the human hauler overturned as the driver lost control over the steering, leaving Shohan dead on the spot and five others injured.
The injured were taken to local hospital.