Man killed in city road accident

A pickup van driver was killed in a road accident at Hatirjheel area in the capital on Saturday.

The victim was Mohammad Ali, 31, son of Motalib Bepari, hailed from Gosairhat upazila of Shariatpur.

The accident took place at Hatirjheel of Rampur around 6:30am, said assistant sub-inspector of Hatirjheel police station Nazrul Islam. Police recovered the body and sent it to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital morgue for autopsy.