CHITTAGONG: A motorcyclist was killed and another injured in a road accident at Sitakunda upazila in the district on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Sourav Hossain, 32, son of Mujibur Rahman of Jurain area in Dhaka while the inured was Sohel Miah, 30, of the same area.
Sources said Sourav and his friend Sohel were coming to the port city by motorbike from the capital to enjoy vacation.
The accident took place at around 9:00am when the motorbike driven by Sourav knocked an auto-tempo from behind in Faujdarhat Kalu Shah Majar area on Dhaka-Chittagong highway.
The accident left the duo critically injured.
They were rushed to Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where on-duty physicians declared Sourav dead, said Nayek Md Amir of the hospital police outpost.
Critically injured Sohel was undergoing treatment at the hospital, he said.