Minor boy killed in Panchagarh road accident

Sun Online Desk

13th November, 2019 02:42:03 printer

Minor boy killed in Panchagarh road accident

A minor boy was killed in a road accident at Checkmari area of Amarkhana union under Sadar upazila in Panchagarh on Wednesday noon.

The deceased was identified as Shahim, 6, was a student of class one in Checkarmari Primary School, son of Shahidul, of the area.

Locals said that a Tetulia-bound truck from Panchagarh hit him while Shahim and his friends were returning home from school at the area, leaving him dead on the spot.

On information, police recovered the body from the spot after the accident and handed it over to the deceased’s family.

Confirming the news, Abu Akkas Ahmmed, officer-in-charge (OC) of Panchagarh Sadar Police Station, said that police seized the killer truck but its driver, who managed to flee the scene immediately.