A day-labourer was killed in a road accident at Mira Para point on the Dinajpur-Badarganj road under Badarganj upazila in the district this morning, police said.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Haque alias Arzul, 25, son of Suleiman Ali of village Sultan Nagar under Parbotipur upazila in nearby Dinajpur district, reports BSS.
Arzul was seriously injured after falling down from atop of a running truck at the point on his way to Rangpur from Dinajpur at around 8 am.
Local villagers immediately rushed him to Badarganj Upazila Health Complex where attending physician Dr Laboni Akhter declared him dead.
Confirming the incident, Officer-in-Charge of Badarganj Thana Akhteruzzaman informed BSS that the body was handed over to his relatives as no case was filed in this connection.