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.
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.