NILPHAMARI: A sc-hoolboy was killed as a truck ran over him in Kajirhat area on the Nilphamari-Sayedpur ro-ad in Sadar upazila of the district on Wednesday morning, reports BSS.
The deceased identified asRafikul Islam, 12, was the son of Abdul Jabbar, a resident of Shimultala village of the upazila. The boy was a student of class XI at a local secondary school.
Police said a brick-laden truck ran over Rafikul at about 8 am while he was going for private tuition. He died on the spot.
Locals cought the truck driver and helper and later on handed them over to the local union prishad chairman.