Six people were killed and four others injured in a road accident in Shibpur area on Mymensingh-Kishoreganj highway in Gouripur upazila of the district this evening.
The identities of the victims could not be known immediately.
The accident took place when a Mymensingh-bound truck collided head-on with a human hauler, killing two on the spot and injuring eight others around 6:30pm, said Morshedul Hasan, officer-in-charge (Investigation) of Gouripur Police Station.
The injured were first taken to Ishwarganj Upazila Health Complex where two others died.
The rest wounded were referred to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital and two of them succumbed to their injuries there, Shahidur Rahman, assitant director of Mymensingh Fire Service.