Rickshaw-puller killed in city road crash

Sun Online Desk

16th April, 2021 02:50:40 printer

Rickshaw-puller killed in city road crash

A rickshaw-puller was killed and his two passengers were injured as a truck of Dhaka South City Corporation hit his rickshaw in Jatrabari area in Dhaka on Friday morning.

The deceased was identified as Mostafa.

The DSCC’s domestic waste carrying vehicle hit the rickshaw in Bibir Bagicha area of Jatrabari at 8:00am, leaving the rickshaw-puller Mostafa dead in the spot and two others injured, said Jatrabari police station sub-inspector Abhijit Poddar,

The injured were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).

After the accident, agitated locals vandalised the vehicle but its driver and other staff managed to flee, police said.

Police seized the vehicle, he said.