A man and his son were killed and wife injured as a truck hit their motorcycle at Ruhitpur area of Keraniganj of the capital on Friday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Asadul Haque Ipu, 40, and his son Sohan, 6.Asadul Haque’s wife Reshma Akter is undergoing treatment at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH)
Shaker Mohammad Jubair, officer-in-charge (OC) of Keraniganj Model police station, said that the truck rammed the motorcycle on which they were riding at the area at around 2:00pm, leaving all of them injured.
Later, locals brought the injured to DMCH where duty doctors declared Asadul Haque Ipu and Sohan dead, the police officer said.
Police seized the truck but its driver fled the place after accident, he added.