Motorcyclist dies after hitting tree
Published: 10:39 PM, 16 February 2021
Motorcycles; File Photo
A young man named Rafiqul Islam Sharif was killed and another injured when their motorcycle hit a roadside tree and fall into a ditch at Kalkini in Madaripur on Tuesday afternoon. Another Jahidul Islam was seriously injured at the time.
The deceased was identified as Sharif, son of Jahangir of Malerhat village under Muladi upazila of Barishal. The injured was identified as Jahidul Islam, son of Razzak Hawladar of the same area.
According to police and hospital sources, Rafiqul Islam Sharif and Zahidul were going to Kalkini on a motorcycle from their home. When the two reached a place called Sidikhan of Kalkini upazila, the motorcycle lost control and hit a roadside tree and fell into a ditch.
Both were seriously injured. Later, the locals rescued them and took them to the Upazila Health Complex, where doctor Rafiqul Islam Sharif was declared dead. On the other hand, injured Jahidul Islam has been sent to Dhaka for better treatment.
Kalkini police station OC Nasiruddin Mridha said I have visited the spot after receiving the news.