Trucker dies as container falls on him

Staff Correspondent

19 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A truck driver was killed when a container fell on him at Chattogram port on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased was identified as Md Khokon, 40, son of Md Anam Ali of Ghosaildanga area in the city.  Sources said a container accidentally fell on Khokon while he was walking at the port yard around 3:00pm.

The accident left him injured seriously and he was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where on-duty physicians declared him dead, said ASI Shilabrata Barua of the hospital police outpost.