Elderly killed as tractor hits bicycle in Jhenaidah

Police trying to track down tractor and its driver

An elderly man was killed in a road accident in Kaliganj upazila of Jhenaidah on Tuesday.

The deceased was identified as Abdus Salam, 60.

Local resident Sabuj Ali said a tractor hit Salam’s bicycle in front of the Kaliganj municipality office building at around 9am, leaving the sexagenarian seriously injured.

He was later rushed to the upazila health complex, where the doctors pronounced him dead.

Kaliganj police station OC Md Mahfuzur Rahman said the body is currently at the hospital, adding that police are trying to track down the tractor and its driver.

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