Road accident kills youth in Mymensingh

MYMENSINGH,  – A youth was killed when a private car hit him in Ukilbari area on the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway under Trishal upazila of the district this noon, reports BSS.

Police said the victim was identified as Rubel, 25, son of Ekabbar Ali of Deaniabari of the upazila.

Officer-in-Charge of Trishal Police Station Moniruzzaman said the accident occurred when a Mymensingh-bound speeding car crushed Rubel in the area while he was crossing the road.

Critically injured Rubel was rushed to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital, where on duty doctors declared him dead.