A motorcyclist was killed as he fell into a roadside ditch with his vehicle at Boali in Shibaloya upazila, Manikganj early Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Saifur Rahman Kajol, 23, son of Saidur Rahman, a resident of Shibaloya upazila, reports UNB.
Police said Kajol was returning home from Arichaghat early Tuesday by riding a motorcycle.
When he reached Boali, his speeding bike hit with a roadside tree as he lost the control over the steering and plunged into a ditch.
In the morning, local people spotted him lying severely injured and whisked him off to a hospital where on-duty doctors declared him dead.
Officer-in-charge of Shibaloya Police Station Rakibuzzaman confirmed the incident.