A youth was killed in a road accident on Bagha-Alaipur road in Chatari village under Bagha Upazila in Rajshahi on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Abir Ahmed Mithun, 27, son of Amirul Islam, a resident of Gaopara village in Bagha upazila.Local witnesses said Abir was going to Monigram Bazar by riding his motorcycle. On the way a sand-laden tractor collided head-on with his motorbike, leaving him severely injured.
Rescuing him, locals were taking him to Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH), but Abir breathed his last on the way.
Nazrul Islam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Bagha Police Station, said police have seized motorcycle and the tractor from the scene but no complaint was filed in this connection.
Legal action will be taken if any complaint is filed, the OC added.