Tarek Rahman Tangail: An unidentified youth was killed when an unidentified vehicle hit him on the Dhaka-bound lane 200 yards away from the weighing scale at Bangabandhu Setu East Toll Plaza in Tangail. Bangabandhu Setu East Thana Police recovered the body of the young man from the spot after receiving the news of this incident. The incident happened near the weight scale around 1:10 pm on Thursday (February 9).
In the morning, Investigating Officer (OC) of Bangabandhu Setu East Police Station Muhammad Shahidul Islam confirmed this and said that on Wednesday night, an unidentified young man was crossing the road 200 yards away from the weight scale of Setu East Toll Plaza. Later, when he reached the Dhaka-bound lane, he was hit by an unknown vehicle and died on the spot.
He also said that after receiving the news of the accident, the body of the unconscious youth was recovered from the spot and sent to the Sadar General Hospital Morgue in Tangail for post-mortem and the police is working to identify the identity of the youth. After identification, the body of the youth will be handed over to his relatives after the legal process.