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Former cricketer killed in Bagerhat road crash

BAGERHAT: A former captain of Bagerhat district cricket team was killed in a road accident on Mazar-Muniganj road in Kuliadair area of the Sadar upazila on Satruday.

The deceased was identified as Rezwanul Islam Ridu, 36, son of Sheikh Abdur Razzak of Badekarapara village in Sadar upazila, reports UNB.

Bagerhat Sadar Model Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) KM Azizul Islam said, when Rezwanul  was returning home from Jatrapur by a motorcycle a goods-laden truck coming from the opposite direction hit it, leaving the Rezwanul  injured.

He was rushed to Bagerhat Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead, he said

The truck was seized but the driver and the helper managed to flee.