A fish trader was killed as a truck hit a stationary truck at Paikgachha road in Khulna on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as MofizulTalafdar, 45, son of late Mohiuddin Talafdar of Paikgacha upazila.
Paikgacha Police Station officer-in-charge Imdadul Haque Sheikh said a stone-laden Koyra-bound truck hit the stationary truck from behind in front of under-construction Agriculture College on Koyra-Paikgachha road at around 7:00am, killing the fish trader on the spot.
Police seized the truck but its driver and his assistant fled, said the OC.
The body was sent to Khulna Medical College Hospital for autopsy, he added.
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