Two men have been killed after a salt-laden truck veered into a roadside ditch in Kalihati, leading to a huge tailback on the highway.
The accident took place on the Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge road around Sunday noon.
Police said two people were killed on the spot while the driver was injured. Detailed identities of the victims could not be known immediately.
Bangabandhu Bridge east police station Officer-in-Charge Asabur Rahman said they were working to ease the traffic movement.