A motorcyclist was killed and his two co-riders were injured in a road accident at Chandipur intersection in Monirampur upazila on Friday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Md Riyad Hossain, 30, of Chanchra Checkpost area in Sadar upazila.
Witnesses said the bike crashed into a tree by Monirampur-Rajganj road around 2:30pm as Riyad lost his control over the steering while going to a relative’s house along with his two friends.
The accident left Riyad dead on the spot and his two friends injured.
Locals rescued the injured and took them to Jessore General Hospital.