Trader killed in road crash

5 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A trader was killed and another injured when a van overturned on a road in front of Padma Diagnostic Centre in the city’s Kathalbagan area early Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Aziz, 35, hailing from Jashore district, reports UNB.

The accident occurred around 12:45 am when the van, carrying two passengers, skidded off the road as the drive tried to save a cat while going to Karwan Bazar, leaving two people injured, said Mohammad Abdul Khan, an assistant sub-inspector at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) police camp.

They were taken to the DMCH where doctors declared Aziz dead.

The injured trader and van-puller received first aid at the hospital.