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Fri, Dec 13, 2019 8:08

Truck kills college student in Demra

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A college student was killed as a truck hit a motorcycle he was riding on in Dhaka's Demra area, on Friday.

A college student was killed as a truck hit a motorcycle he was riding on in Dhaka's Demra area, on Friday.

The deceased, Mojahidul Islam, 22, was a student of Kabi Nazrul Government College, and a resident at Salambagh of Bansherpul in Demra.

Mokachchel Hossain, brother of the deceased, said Mojahidul left with his friend Rayhan on his motorbike around 4:30pm on Friday.

A truck rammed the motorcycle from behind, leaving Mojahidul critically injured, he said.

Later, the Mojahidul was taken to the Emergency Department of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where the on-duty doctor declared him dead around 5:45pm.

DMCH police outpost in-charge Inspector Md Bachchu Mia confirmed the matter.

Rayhan, however, escaped narrowly escaped the accident.

The body was kept at the Dhaka Medical College morgue for autopsy.