Medical &Health

Pathao rider killed in city road crash

A motorbike rider of Pathao, a ride sharing app, was killed in a road accident in airport area of Dhaka early Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Yusuf Mia, 20, son of Ansar Mia, hailing from Boro Bhag village of Alfadanga Upazila in Faridpur District.

Victim’s cousin Robin Mia said Yusuf used to live in a rented house at Uttara.

When he reached airport an unidentified vehicle hit his motorbike around 2:30am, leaving him seriously injured.

Later, he was rushed to the emergency department of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital where doctors declared him dead, said Mamunur Rashid, sub-inspector of Airport Police Station.

The body has been kept at the morgue for an autopsy, he said.

Source: United News of Bangladesh