A police constable on duty in Tangail was killed when a truck run over him on Tuesday morning.
The incident took place on the Dhaka-Tangail highway in Rabna bypass area of the district.
The deceased was Saidur Rahman. He was performing duty as a constable of Tangail Sadar traffic police.
Adam Ali, a sub-inspector at Elenga Highway Police Station, said a reckless truck run over Saidur while he was performing duty at Rabna bypass on the Dhaka-Tangail highway in the morning.
Later, Saidur was rushed to Tangail general hospital where duty doctors declared him dead, the police official said.