DHAKA An unidentified tricenarian man was killed as a
train collided with a truck on the railway crossing in city's Karwan Bazar
area in the wee hours of today.
The collision occurred under the flyover in the area at about 3.30 am when
a Tongi-bound train hit an errant truck which was trying to cross a rail line
by flouting the traffic signal, said Rakibul Hossain, officer-in-charge (OC)
of Dhaka Railway Police Station.
The accident left a man dead on the spot, he said, adding But detailed
about his death is yet to be known.
Being informed, the police rushed to the spot and recovered the body, the
The body has been sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for an
Police seized the truck. But its driver managed to flee the scene.
The process of filling a case in this regard is underway.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)