A motorcyclist was killed as a truck hit his bike in Dhaka’s Fakirerpool area this morning.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Jalil, 38, Nayak Hasan Khan of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police outpost told The Daily Star.
The speeding truck hit Jalil’s motorcycle around 2:30am, leaving him critically injured.
Jalil was taken to the DMCH where doctors declared him dead around 3:30am, Hasan Khan added.
Sources at Motijheel Police Station told The Daily Star that they could not arrest the truck driver as he fled the scene soon after the accident.