Saturday, 1 October, 2022

Youth wearing earphones crushed under train

Youth wearing  earphones crushed under train

CHATTOGRAM: A 20-year-old youth was crushed to death by a speeding train in Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram while crossing the tracks with earphones on, police said on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Saiful, a resident of the upazila, reports UNB.

Chattogram-bound Chattala Express train hit the youth near Kumira railway station on Wednesday night, dragging him around five kilometres down the railway tracks, said Azizul Haque, assistant station master of Kumira railway station.

When the train stopped at the station, passengers found the body hanging from the engine hook of the train, he added. The body was later handed over to Chattogram Government Railway Police (GRP) station, said the station master.