Road crash kills Habiganj truck workers union leader

HABIGANJ Habiganj Zila Truck-Tank-Lorry workers union General Secretary Shajahan Mia, 55, was killed in a road accident in Kalimnagar area of Shaistaganj upazila of the district on Tuesday evening.

Police said the accident took place on the Habiganj-Shayestaganj highway

while a speeding truck hit his motorbike from opposite direction, leaving him

critically injured.

The locals rushed him to Habiganj Lab Aid Hospital, but the on duty

doctor referred him to Pongu Hospital in Dhaka for better treatment, said

Masuk Ali, officer-in-Charge of Habiganj Police Station.

Shahjahan died at around 1am on his way to Dhaka, added the official.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)