4-year-boy killed in Sirajganj road crash, 3 held

Sun Online Desk

29th November, 2020 03:40:45 printer

4-year-boy killed in Sirajganj road crash, 3 held

A  four-year-boy was killed in a road accident at Shahjadpur upazila in Sirajganj Sunday morning.

The deceased was identified as Sohan, 4, son of Hashem Ali of the Vatpara village in the upazila.

The incident took place in Shahjadpur-Jamirata highway.

Police arrested driver of the truck and its two helpers in connection with the incident.

The arrestees are truck driver Jelhok Hossain, helpers Imran Hossain and Alamin Hossain.

Witnesses said a sand-laden truck hit Sohan while crossing the road at 8am, leaving him seriously injured.

Locals spotted the injured boy who died on way to hospital.

After the accident, the agitated crowd detained the truck along with the driver and two helpers.

Being informed, police rushed to the spot and arrested the trio, said  Shahid Mahmud Khan, officer-in-charge (OC) of Shahjadpur police Station.