Saturday, 18 September, 2021

Teen dies as bike falls into ditch in Magura

Teen dies as bike falls into ditch in Magura

A teenager returning home on a bike died after allegedly falling into a roadside ditch on the Magura-Khulna highway in the Sajiyara area of the district.

The accident occurred on Friday night when 14-year-old Huraira Rahman was on his way back home, police said on Saturday. The underage rider was a resident of Sajiyara village in Magura's Sadar upazila.

Joynal Abedin, an officer of Magura police station, said that around 10pm, the teen's speeding bike lost momentum and fell into the roadside ditch.

Passersby rescued a seriously injured  Huraira and rushed him to Magura Sadar Hospital, where doctors declared him dead on arrival. "A case of unnatural death case has been filed," said the officer.