Elderly man killed overturning auto-rickshaw
Published: 09:59 PM, 5 August 2020
An elderly man has been killed overturning auto-rickshaw at Kaliganj in Lalmonirhat. Kaliganj police OC Arju Md. Sajjad Hossain confirmed the matter to Daily Bangladesh and said the identity of the old man was not found until Wednesday evening.
The accident took place at Tusbhandar Bazar on the Lalmonirhat-Burimari highway in the upazila on Wednesday noon.
Kaliganj police OC Arju Md. Sajjad Hossain said the elderly man was going to the Bhotemari from Aditmari upazila on the Lalmonirhat-Burimari highway. The auto-rickshaw overturned due to high speed when it reached Tusbhandar market. The elderly man died on the spot. However, the locals and the auto-rickshaw driver could not identify the slain person.
The body of the man is currently in police custody at the local public health center.