6 year old killed in road crash
The deceased is Rani, 6, a class one student of Hogladanga Government Primary School and daughter of van-puller Mohon Karmakar of the village.
The deceased’s relatives said Rani went to watch television at her uncle’s house on the opposite of their house. A speeding Noapara bound motorcycle hit her while she was crossing the road around 2:30pm, leaving her critically injured.
Locals took her to upazila health complex where physicians at emergency department declared her dead.
Mokarram Hossain, officer-in-charge of Manirampur police station, said that on information police visited the spot but the killer motorcyclist managed to flee the scene.
The body was sent to Jashore General Hospital morgue for autopsy, the OC added.