A port official was killed after being hit by a lorry at Chattogram port on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Masud Rana, 31, son of Joynal Abedin of Islampur in Bheramara upazila of Kushtia district. He was a machine operator at the port.
According to port source, a goods-carrying lorry hit Masud from behind around 4pm when he on a motorcycle reached at no 8 continental yard of the port, leaving him critically injured.
Later, he was taken to the emergency department at Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where the duty doctor pronounced him dead around 5pm, said assistant sub-inspector Shilbrata Barua of CMCH police outpost.
The body was sent to the hospital morgue for autopsy, the official added.