Elderly man killed in city road crash

Sun Online Desk

21st November, 2019 02:03:59 printer

Elderly man killed in city road crash

An unidentified elderly man, aged about 75, was killed as a covered van hit him at Banashree area of Rampura in the capital on Thursday morning.

Md Juel, sub-inspector (SI) of Rampur Police Station, said that the covered van hit him while he was crossing the road at 9:00 am, leaving him injured.

Later, police took the injured to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where duty doctor declared him dead, he said.

The SI also said that the body was kept at the hospital’s morgue for an autopsy and police are making efforts to identify the body.

Police seized the killer covered van but its driver managed to flee the scene after the accident, he said.