Elderly man killed in city road crash

Sun Online Desk

24th September, 2019 02:55:50 printer

Elderly man killed in city road crash

An elderly man was killed as a truck rammed him at Rampura area in the capital on Tuesday morning.

The deceased was identified as Imam Hossain, 85, was a beggar, a resident of Haluaghat upazila in Mymensingh.

Confirming the news, Humayun Kabir, sub-inspector (SI) of Rampura Police Station, said that a speddy truck hit Imam from behind while he was walking on the road at the area this morning, leaving him dead on the spot.

The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) morgue for an autopsy, he said.

The SI also said that police seized the killer truck but its driver fled the scene immediately after the accident.