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Ambulance driver killed as truck runs amok in Shahbagh

 Staff Correspondent :: staff-correspondent

 Published: 12:12 PM, 5 January 2019   Updated: 12:12 PM, 5 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

An ambulance driver was killed in a road accident in the capital's Shahbagh area.

The accident occurred at around 11:00 pm on Friday.

The deceased identified as Md Tajul Islam, 43.

Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) outpost in-charge SI Md Bacchu Mia confirmed the incident.

He said, “DMCH ambulance driver Md Tajul Islam (43) and Abu Hanif (40) were returning to Medical College Hospital's staff quarter by motorcycle.”

“At one time, when they reached Shahbagh, a truck hit them and injured them. They were rescued and taken to DMCH hospital where duty doctors declared Md Tajul Islam dead around 11:30 pm,” SI  Bacchu Mia added.