An eight-year-old boy was killed in a road accident in front of Mirpur Commerce College in the capital on Sunday morning.
The deceased was identified as Hafez, 8, was living with his mother Pakhi Akter at Jhilpar colony in Mirpur-1.Mirpur Shah Ali Police Station sources confirmed the news.
Local said that a covered van hit Hafez at the area around 10:15 am, leaving him dead on the spot.
Later, on information, that police recovered the body and sent to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College & Hospital’s morgue for an autopsy.
Police Station sources said that the law enforcers seized the covered van but its driver managed to flee immediately after the accident.