Bicyclist killed in Khulna road crash

A bicyclist was killed after a trolley crashed into his bicycle in Khulna’s Rupsha upazila this afternoon.

The deceased was identified as Md Abdullah Salekh Mollah (55), son of late Hamid Mollah of Khajura village in Fakirhat upazila of Bagerhat, reports our Khulna correspondent.

Quoting locals, Sardar Mosharraf Hossain, officer-in-charge of Rupsha Police Station, said a brick-laden trolley hit the bicycle in Palpara area around 5:30pm, leaving Abdullah dead on the spot.

On information, police recovered the body and handed over it to the family, said the OC.

Police also seized the trolley but its driver managed to flee the scene, added the police official.