Youth hit by car, killed while crossing road in city...

Youth hit by car, killed while crossing road in city

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:36 AM, 6 May 2022   Updated: 10:44 AM, 6 May 2022

Representational Photo

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A youth was killed when he was hit by a car while crossing the road in front of Matuail Medical in the capital’s Jatrabari.

Confirming the matter, ASI Abdullah Khan, assistant in-charge of the police camp at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH), said, “The deceased was identified as Rony Ahmed, 25. His body has been kept in the morgue of DMCH’s emergency department.”

He further said that he was rescued in an injured condition at 10:15 pm on Thursday and was taken to the emergency department of DMCH hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead after an examination. 

Hira, a cousin of the deceased Rony Ahmed, said that Rony was seriously injured when he was hit by an unknown vehicle while crossing the road at Jatrabari Matuail. He was later rescued and taken to DMCH where he was pronounced dead. 

Hira added that Rony had previously worked as a bus supervisor.