An unidentified youth aged around 15 years, was crushed to death under the wheels of a train at Tongi, on the outskirts of the capital.
The incident occurred at Banomala area on Dhaka-Joydebpur rail line around 9:00am on Thursday.
Sub-inspector (SI) of Tongi railway police camp Saiful Islam confirmed the matter.
The youth might be killed after falling down from train, the SI said.
The body has been recovered and will be sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for autopsy.