A pedestrian was killed as a truck hit him in Dhaka’s West Dholaipar on Tuesday night.
The deceased was identified as Azahar Uddin Bepari, 55, hailed from Nurpur in Munshiganj’s Sadar Upazila and worked as a security guard.
Later, Shyampur police recovered Azahar from the scene and took him to a local hospital. He was later transferred to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where duty doctors declared him dead, he said.
Police are working to arrest the truck driver, Bachchu Miah said.