College student dies in Jashore road accident

Published: August 12, 2018 11:47:06 | Updated: August 12, 2018 15:53:36


Illustration used to represent the accident

A college student was killed while another injured as a pick-up van hit a motorcycle on Jashore-Chuknagar road in Monirampur upazila on Saturday night.

The deceased was identified as Obhi, 21, son of Alam Master, a resident of Gobindapur village of the upazila and a second-year honours student of Jashore Government City College.

The accident took place when a goods-laden pick-up van hit the motorcycle which Obhi was riding in front of Palli Bidyut office around 8:30 pm, leaving him dead on the spot, also injuring Murad Hossain, 19, critically, said Mokarram Hossain, officer-in-charge of Monirampur Police Station, reports UNB.

Later, locals caught pick-up driver Abdul Latif, 40, and handed him over to police.

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