Imam Nazir Uddin Sardar (62), a motorcyclist, was killed by a truck in Natore. The accident took place in front of Ekdala Madrasa on the Natore-Rajshahi highway of Natore Sadar Upazila at around 7:30 pm on Wednesday.
The deceased Nazir Ahmed is the son of deceased Abul Kashem of Languria area of the city.
Mizanur Rahman, Officer-in-Charge of Nator Sadar Police Station, Nazir Ahmed was crossing the road on a motorcycle after leaving the mosque after Maghrib prayers. At that time he was hit by a truck going from Natore to Rajshahi.
Mizanur Rahman also said that when the locals saw the incident, he was rescued and brought to Nato Modern Sadar Hospital in a serious condition. The doctor on duty there declared him dead.
Police intercepted the truck but the truck driver escaped. Police have started work to arrest the driver.