An unidentified person was hit by a train while passing through a railway crossing in Jashore’s Abhaynagar upazila today.
The deceased was riding a motorcycle when Dhaka-bound Chitra Express hit the vehicle around 10:00am, our Benapole correspondent reports.
Noapara Railway Station Master Mohsin Reza commented that the railway crossing is illegal. He said the body was found near the rail lines, and the motorcycle was found around 300 metre away from the railway crossing at Mohakal.
Jashore’s Government Railway Police (GRP) outpost Sub-inspector Tariqul Islam said the victim could not be identified. The body was sent to Jashore General Hospital.