Two men were killed in separate road accidents at Shyampur and Khilkhet in the capital on Thursday.
In Shyampur, a young man was killed after being hit by a pickup on the Postagola Bridge at about 3:30am.The deceased was identified as Prosanjit, 25, a resident of Keraniganj.
Confirming the news, Amirul Islam, duty officer of Shyampur Police station, said a Dhaka-bound pick-up hit the victim, leaving him injured.
Later, locals took the injured to DMCH where the on-duty doctors declared him dead.
In another accident, a man was killed after a truck hit his motorcycle at Khilkhet. He was identified as Ashique Abdullah Helal, 42, son of Abdul Karim, hailing from Maikkhola village in Hizla upazila of Barishal. He was in-charge of a security company.
Shamimul Islam, sub-inspector of Khilkhet Police Station, confirmed the matter. The SI also said that the body was sent to DMCH for an autopsy.