Cop killed in city road crash

A policeman was killed after being hit by a covered van in the city's Kakrail area Monday night.

The deceased was identified as Shahidul Islam, son of late Abdul Karim of Ishwarganj upazila in Mymensingh district.

The accident occurred when a covered van of Shah Cement hit Shahidul when he was crossing Kakrail area on his motorbike, leaving him seriously injured, said Subir Kumar Karmakar, sub-inspector of Ramna police station.

Later, he was taken to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival.

Source: United News of Bangladesh