All three of them were residents of Dholaipar, Dhaka
A motorbike rider was killed and two others were injured as their motorcycle fell on the Postogola bridge in the capita on Friday night.
The deceased was identified as Shakil, 18, and the injured are his friends Akkas, 23, and Jakir, 22.
Md Jahid, a friend of the injured said all three of them were residents of Dhaka’s West Dholaipar area. He also said they were out on a joyride when the accident occurred.
Police said the accident occurred when the motorbike fell on the bridge road as its rider lost control over the bike at around 9pm Friday, leaving three bike riders critically injured.
The injured were sent to the emergency unit of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where Shakil succumbed to his death while undergoing treatment around 10:30pm, said Inspector Bachchu Miah, in-charge of the DMCH police camp.
The other two are still undergoing treatment and are in critical condition, he added.