A motorcyclist was killed as a bus hit his motorcycle and ran over him on Mayor Hanif Flyover in the capital on Thursday afternoon.
The victim was identified as Mahmudun Nobi, 54, of Fulbari area of Dinajpur. He lived in Sunpara intersection of Demra in the capital.
A bus of Sagarika Paribahan hit Mahmudun Nobi in the area at about 12:00pm, leaving him dead on the spot, said Gendaria police station officer-in-charge Saju Mia.
Police seized the bus but its driver fled the scene immediately after the accident, he said.
The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, police said.
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