CHATTOGRAM: A youth was killed and another injured when a train hit them in the port city on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Emon, 25, son of Abul Khair of Companyganj upazila in Noakhali district.Identity of the injured youth could not be known.
Officer in-Charge (OC) Mostafiz Bhuiyan of Government Railway Police (GRP) Chattogram Station said the duo was walking through railway track in the city’s Pahartali area.
A Chattogram station-bound train knocked them at the spot leaving injured critically. Of them, Emon died on the spot while locals sent the injured youth to a hospital, he said.
Emon was an electric mechanic by profession, added the OC.