A sergeant of traffic division of Barishal Metropolitan Police, who was injured in a road accident in Barishal on Monday, succumbed to his injury at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Golam Kibria.Assistant Sub-Inspector of DMCH Abdul Khan confirmed the news.
According to sources, a speedy covered van hit Kibria at Karnokathi Zero point on Barishal-Patuakhali Highway in front of Barishal University while he was discharging his duty at around 12:00pm on Monday, leaving him critically injured.
Later, he was taken to Barishal Medical College and Hospital. But, doctors referred him to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital(DMCH) as his condition deteriorated.