A college student was killed while another injured as a pick-up van hit a motorcycle on Jessore -Chuknagar Road at Monirampur in Jessore Saturday night.
The deceased was identified as Obhi, 21, son of Alam Master, a resident of Gobindapur village of the upazila and a second-year honours student of Jessore Government City College.
The accident took place when a goods-laden pick-up van hit the motorcycle ride by Obhi in front of Palli Bidyut office around 8:30pm, leaving him dead on the spot injuring Murad Hossain, 19, critically, said Mokarram Hossain, officer-in-charge of Monirampur police station.
Later, locals caught pick-up driver Abdul Latif, 40, and handed him over to police.
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