A youth died and another was injured after a pick-up van hit their motorcycle near Jahangir Gate in Dhaka early today.
Deceased Nayeem Hasan (27), a private service holder, was a pillion rider of the bike.
His friend Mehedi Hasan is receiving treatment at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital.
The accident happened around 2:00 am as they were heading toward their Dakshinkhan homes from Old Dhaka, said Nayeem’s brother-in-law Ataur Rahman, quoting Mehedi.
Nayeem was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him around 2:45am.
Apu Raihan, a sub-inspector of Kafrul Police Station, said they are trying to identify the vehicle.
The body was sent to DMCH morgue for autopsy.