Monday, 4 July, 2022

Woman killed in city road crash

A woman was killed in a road accident in the city’s Chhapra Masjid area on Airport Road on Monday.

The victim was identified as Rekha Akhter, 35.

Md Shipon, driver of a motorbike, told BSS that the accident occurred when a speeding covered van hit his motorbike from behind around 9:30 pm, leaving co-rider Rekha critically injured as she fell down on the road from the vehicle.

She was rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH).

DMCH police outpost Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Md Abdul Khan confirmed the matter to BSS saying that, The lady was bought to the DMCH in a serious condition. She was declared dead by the on-duty doctors around 11:30 pm.