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Auto-driver killed after being hit by pickup

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:39 PM, 20 October 2019  

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A CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver was killed as a pickup van hit his vehicle at Rayerbag Bus stand area in Dhaka's Jatrabari early Saturday. 

The victim was identified as Md Ali, 50, son of Mokim Ali of Mohisha village of Bhedorganj Thana in Shariatpur district. 

Inspector Md Bacchu Mia, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police camp, said that the accident took place 1round 7:00 am when the CNG-run auto-rickshaw was hit by a speedy pickup van, leaving the driver seriously injured. 

Later, the injured was rushed to DMCH, where the doctors declared him dead.

The body has been kept in DMCH morgue for autopsy and the concerned Thana was informed about the incident, the police official added.