A 30-year-old truck helper was killed falling from a truck at Nayabazar in the city early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Md Akhil Islam, son of Nurul Islam, of Kahalu upazila of Bogura.
Idris Ali, a co-worker of the deceased, said Akhil suffered severe injuries falling of a truck while fastening goods with a rope in front of Armanitola Market at Nayabazar.
Later, he was rushed to the emergency department of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where doctors declared him dead.
Mokhlesur Rahman, sub-inspector of Bangshal Police Station. said the body was kept at DMCH morgue for an autopsy.