SYLHET, Feb 17: A child was killed in a road accident on Wednesday at Satmile area on Dhaka-Sylhet Highway in Dakkhin Surma upazila under Sylhet district.
The deceased was identified as Seju Mia, 9, son of Kanai Mia of the area.
Witnesses said a private car hit Seju and his mother Ruhena Begum at Satmile area at around 1:00pm leaving them seriously injured.
Later witnesses took them to hospital but on-duty doctor declared Seju dead.
Officer-in-Charge of Dakkhin Surma Police Sation Ataur Rahman said dead body was sent to Sylhet MAG Osmai Medical Collage Hospital morgue for autopsy.