Two youths killed in Hatirjheel motorcycle crash...

Two youths killed in Hatirjheel motorcycle crash

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 01:08 PM, 30 May 2022  

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Two young men were killed when a motorcycle collided with a road island after its driver lost control over the steering on the slope of Madhubagh Bridge in Hatirjheel in the capital. 

One person died on the spot. Another was taken to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, where doctors declared him dead. 

The accident took place around 10:00 am on Monday. One of the deceased was identified as Shaheen, 20. The identity of the other youth could not be ascertained yet.  

Dhaka Medical College Hospital police camp in-charge (inspector) Md Bachchu Mia said an autorickshaw driver rescued an injured youth and took him to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. His body has been kept in the morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for autopsy. 

Another died on the spot. His body has been sent to the morgue of Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital for autopsy, he added.