An elderly pedestrian has died after being hit by a speeding pickup in Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar.
The accident took place at 8 am on November 14 (Saturday) in the central cemetery area of the upazila. Killed Md. Lokman Hakim (60) is said to be from Ghilatali area of Ukhiya.
According to locals, Lokman Hakim, a pickup pedestrian, was hit by a reckless truck on Saturday morning and died on the spot.
Ukhiya Police Station Officer-in-Charge Ahmed Sanjur Morshed confirmed the incident and said the body of the deceased has been recovered.