Medical &Health

Rickshaw puller killed in city road crash

A rickshaw puller was killed as a speeding car hit his rickshaw on Basabo flyover in the capital's Sabujbagh on Wednesday morning.

The identity of the deceased, aged about 35, could not be ascertained yet.

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When a speeding car hit the rickshaw its puller fell on the road in the morning, said a witness of the incident.

He was rushed to the emergency department of Dhaka Medical College Hospital in critical condition and was pronounced dead by a doctor at around 5.30 am.

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Mohammad Bachchu Mia, in-charge (inspector) of the police camp at DMCH confirmed the death and said the body has been kept at the morgue of the hospital for an autopsy.

Source: United News of Bangladesh