2 motorcycle riders killed in a city road crash

DHAKA, May 1, 2018 (BSS) – Two motorcycle riders were killed on the spot in a road accident in the city’s Hatirjheel area in the early hours of today.

The deceased were identified as Hadayet Ullah, 26, of Tejgaon area and Habibullah, 24, of Gazipur, officer-in-charge of Badda Police Station Kazi Wazed Ali confirmed this.

Sub-Inspector of the Badda Police Station Md Abdul Mannan said the motorcycle riders died on the spot as their motorcycle skidded off the road after hitting roadside island at Merul-Badda in Hatirjheel area around 4 am.

Being informed, police rushed to the spot and recovered their bodies, he said, adding that the bodies were sent to Dhaka Medical College morgue for autopsy.