CHATTOGRAM: An 18-year-old was killed in a road accident at Hathazari upazila in the district on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Shuvo Das, son of Ushnapad Das of Homna upazila in Cumilla. Shuvo lived with his family in Nandir Hat area under the Hathazari upazila.The accident occurred when a speedy truck hit Shuvo from opposite side in Nandir Hat Dhopar Dighi area around 11:00am. The accident left him dead on the spot.
Officer in-Charge Md Kamrul Azam of Raozan highway Police Station said on information, they recovered the body and sent it to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Police detained the truck while its driver and helper managed to flee the spot, he added.