The accident took place near Bahadur Shah Park in old Dhaka
A traffic constable has been killed in a road accident while on duty near Bahadur Shah Park in old Dhaka area.
He died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) around 11:40am on Tuesday, DMCH police outpost in-charge Inspector Md Bachchu Miah told Dhaka Tribune.
The deceased is Md Hemayet Hossain, 56.
He was hit by a car around 7am near Bahadur Shah Park, and then locals took him to DMCH emergency unit around 9am.
Police arrested the driver and impounded the car involved with the incident.
The body has been kept at the DMCH morgue for autopsy.