Man killed in Chattogram road accident
Published : Wednesday, 1 February, 2023 at 10:25 PM Count : 350
A man was killed in a head-on collision between two CNG run auto-rickshaws on Patiya-Anwara-Banshkhali road at Banshkhali upazila in Chattogram district on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased Md Azgar Hossain, 40, was son of Shibbir Ahmed, a resident of Maizpara village under Sheelkup union in the upazila.
Quoting locals, Ramdas Munsir Haat Police outpost sub-inspector Mostofa Kamal, said Azgar was going to Chattogram riding on a CNG run auto-rickshaw. On the way, another CNG driven auto-rickshaw collided head-on from the opposite direction, leaving him critically injured.
Locals rescued him and took to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Later, police seized the auto-rickshaw. However the driver managed to flee the scene, the SI added.
Panchlaish Police Station inspector and CMCH Police outpost investigation officer Sadiqur Rahman said being informed, police recovered the body and kept in the hospital morgue for autopsy.