Youth killed in road accident


Katiadi (Kishoreganj) Correspondent

A youth was killed in a head-on collision between a truck and an auto-rickshaw at Katiadi in Kishoreganj. The tragic accident took place in front of the highway police outpost at Katiadi bus stand area of Kishoreganj-Bhairab regional highway on Tuesday morning.

The deceased was identified as Robin Mia, son of Saiful Mia of Vitipara village under Banagram union.

Police and locals said Robin was going to the Katiadi Swarnivar fish market on Tuesday morning as usual. When he reached the Katiadi bus stand area, a truck coming from the opposite direction hit him, leaving him dead on the spot. 

The killed truck fled immediately after the incident. Upon receiving the news, Katiadi Highway Police recovered the body and sent it to the morgue of Kishoreganj Sadar Hospital for autopsy.