A newspaper hawker was killed in a road accident in city’s Tikatuli area on Monday morning.
The victim has been identified as Aynal Haque, 35, son of Shirajul Islam, hailed from Shiripur of Gazipur district.
Aynal Haque was living in Nakhalpara of Tejgaon with his family.
He was on his bicycle when a local bus hit him from behind in front of Ittefaq more around 9:30am, said Sub-inspector Bacchu Mia, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) Police Outpost.
He was rushed to the DMCH in critical condition where he succumbed around 10:00 am, the SI said.
Police seized the vehicle while the driver managed to flee the scene, he added..