A 4-year-old minor boy was killed after being hit by a truck in Mogbazar area of capital’s Lalbag Fort early hours of Monday.
The deceased was identified as Samial, son of Arman, hailing from Sreenagar Police Station of Munshiganj.
Jakir Hossain, grandfather of the deceased, said the speedy truck hit the minor at 12:00am in the area, leaving him injured.
Later, the injured was taken to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where he succumbed to his injuries at 3:30am while undergoing treatment.
Confirming the news, inspector Bachchu Mia, also in-charge of DMCH Police Outpost, said that the body was kept at the hospital morgue for autopsy.