A fish trader was killed as a truck hit a stationary truck on Koyra-Paikgacha road on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as MofizulTalafdar, 45, son of late Mohiuddin Talafdar of Paikgacha upazila.Officer-in-charge of Paikgacha Police Station Imdadul Haque Sheikh said a truck Mofizul was travelling in was parked in front of under-construction Agriculture College around 7 am.
A stone-laden Koyra-bound truck hit the truck from behind, killing him on the spot, he said.
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.