A head-on collision between a truck and pickup van has left two persons dead in Mirzapur.
Police said the accident took place on Friday morning at Dewhata area on the Dhaka-Tangail Highway.
Both victims were riding on the pickup.
Gorai highway police outpost's Sub-Inspector Abu Motaleb said one of the victims was killed on the spot while the other succumbed to his injuries when being taken to a local hospital.
The victims could not be immediately identified.
Police have confiscated the truck and arrested its driver.