|Published : 15 Mar 2017, 00:14:23|
Road crash kills one in city
A young man was run over by a speeding bus while crossing a road in the city's Pallabi area of Mirpur on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Maksud Rahman, 29, son of Sirajul Islam from Daulatkhan Upazila of Bhola District.
He was crossing the road near Kalshi Police Box at around 10:30am where he got hit by a public bus, said Pallabi Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Dadan Fakir.
He said the victim was taken to the National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedic Rehabilitation (NITOR) where attending doctors declared him dead.
Later, the body was taken to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) for autopsy. However, the police seized the bus with its driver.