Schoolboy killed in Dinajpur road accident
A schoolboy was killed in a road accident at Parbatipur upazila in Dinajpur district on Wednesday.
Deceased Biplob Sarkar, 14, was the son of Binod Sarkar, a resident of Rasulpur village under Habra union in the upazila.
He was a fifth grader of Uttar Rasulpur Government Primary School.
Witnesses said a truck hit a battery-run autorickshaw carrying Ratul and Biplob at Kalupara area at about 5:00pm and then, Biplob fell off from the vehicle. Later, the truck crushed him, leaving him dead on the spot.
Being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to M Abdur Rahim Medical College morgue.
Boropukuria police outpost in-charge Sultan Mahmud said they seized the truck but its driver managed to flee.
An unnatural death case was filed with Parbatipur Police Station in this incident, he added.