A motorcyclist was killed after being hit by a truck at Technical intersection of Darus Salam area in the capital Saturday night.
The accident occurred at 8:30pm and critically injured Md Jabed Majumder, 45, was rushed to the emergency unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
He was declared dead at 10:45 pm, said Abdullah Khan, sub-inspector of DMCH Police Outpost.
Jabed's wife Munni Akhter said, "My husband was a businessman. As he was returning home on a motorcycle a truck hit him at Technical intersection. He was first taken to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital and then shifted to DMCH where he succumbed to his injuries."
Jabed, hailing from Chauddagram upazila of Cumilla, used to live at Mohammadpur in Dhaka with his family.
The body has been kept at the DMCH morgue for autopsy, Abdullah Khan said.