Pedestrian killed in road crash

15 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A pedestrian was killed as a motorcycle hit him while he was crossing the road near Jonaki cinema hall at Nayapaltan in the city on Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Mohammad Alauddin, 55, manager of a garment factory, reports UNB. Mostafa Kamal, the elder brother of the victim, said a speedy motorcycle hit Alauddin in the area and fled the scene, leaving him in a pool of blood at around 9:30am.

He was taken to DMCH at around 11:30am where he succumbed to his injuries at around 2:30pm.