RANGPUR, July 14, 2018 (BSS) – A college teacher was killed in a road accident at Laldighee Bazar point on the Rangpur-Dhaka highway under Pirganj upazila in the district today, police said.
“The deceased was identified as Rabiul Islam, 28, Lecturer of Pirganj Degree College and son of late Abdul Hakim of village Bhimsahar under Pirganj upazila in the district,” said Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Pirganj Thana Rezaul Karim.
The accident occurred when an unidentified truck hit the running motorcycle of Rabiul Islam from the behind at the point while he was returning home from the college as usual after classes.
“The Lecturer was critically injured in the accident. Local people immediately sent him to Rangpur Medical College Hospital. But, he succumbed to his injuries on way to the hospital,” the OC added.
No case was filed in this connection with Pirganj Thana, police said.