Road crash kills youth
A youth was killed as a bus hit a motorbike at Signboard on Dhaka-Narayanganj road in Narayanganj on Sunday night, reports UNB.
The deceased was Noor Mohammad Russel, 20, from Siddhirganj.
Quoting locals, Fatullah model police station’s officer-in-charge Aslam Hossain said a bus of Bandhon Paribahan hit Russel’s motorbike around 10:00pm in the area, leaving him dead on the spot.
Outraged by the accident, locals blocked Dhaka-Sylhet and Dhaka-Chattogram highways for half an hour.
Meanwhile, agitated people set the killer bus and another bus of Bandhon Paribahan on fire following the accident.
The driver managed to flee the scene, the OC added.