A courier service worker named Abdullah (30) was killed by a truck in Netrakona town. The accident took place at Parla bus stand area of the city around 5:15 pm on Saturday. Later the police seized the truck. But its driver escaped.
The deceased Abdullah (30) is the son of Majedur Rahman of Sabarakona village of Kalmakanda upazila of the district. He was working in a courier service called RedX in Parla Bus Stand area of Netrakona city.
Netrakona Model Police Station OC Abul Kalam (PPM) said that Abdullah was going towards Moktarpara area of the city by bicycle from his office in the afternoon. At that time, he was hit by a speeding truck coming from the opposite direction in front of the CNG filling station in the bus stand area. He was killed on the spot.
On receiving information, Netrakona fire service and police personnel went to the spot and recovered the body and took it to Netrakona Sadar Modern Hospital.
OC Abul Kalam also said that the body has been recovered and necessary legal proceedings have been completed. The truck has been impounded. But its driver escaped. No one has filed a complaint in this incident yet. Appropriate action will be taken in view of the complaint.