GOPALGANJ: A policeman was killed and another injured as a speedy truck hit a motorcycle carrying them in Kashiani upazila of the district on early Saturday.
Deceased Sohanur Rahman, 24, was the son of Sabur Hossain of Rupganj upazila in Narayanganj district.Kashiani Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Md Azizur Rahman said Sohanur and Nazmul, two members of Bhatiapara Highway Police Camp, were patrolling the highway at night on motorcycle.
They were critically injured after a speedy truck crushed their motorcycle in Ghonapara area in Kashiani around 12:15 am.
The injured were rushed to Kashiani Upazila Health and later shifted to Gopalganj 250-bed General Hospital where Sohanur succumbed to his injuries.
Injured Nazmul is undergoing treatment at the hospital.