A school teacher was killed when a motorcyclist was crushed under a bus in Natore. The accident took place on the Natore-Rajshahi highway in Tebaria area of Sadar upazila around 3 pm on Thursday.
The name of the deceased teacher is Mohammad Rajab Ali. He is an assistant teacher of Sonapur Government Primary School in Bagatipara and a resident of Faguardiyar village in the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Natore Sadar Police Station Mizanur Rahman and the family members of the deceased said that Rajab Ali left the house on a motorcycle at noon for the Natore District Primary Education Office. On the way, he was crushed under a passenger bus from Dhaka to Rajshahi in Tebaria area of Natore-Rajshahi highway of Sadar upazila along with his motorcycle. The driver Rajab Ali died on the spot.
Locals saw the incident and informed the police and fire service, said the OC. Later, the body was recovered and sent to Nato Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy. At present, the bus and the motorcycle involved in the accident are at the spot.