The road mishap occurred in Raiganj upazila around 7am on Sunday
At least three people have been killed and three others injured in a road accident in Raiganj upazila of Sirajganj district.
The road mishap occurred around 7am on Sunday.
The deceased are Rashidul Islam, 24, Abdur Rahman, 32, and Alamin Hossain, 20. All of them were from Bogura’s Sariakandi upazila.
Hatikumrul highway police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abdul Kader Zilani said: “A tin-loaded Bogra-bound truck collided head-on with a covered van near Dadpur bridge area in the morning.
“The vehicles later plunged into a roadside ditch, killing the trio.”
On information, police and fire service officials went to the spot and recovered the bodies, the OC said.
The injured were taken to Raiganj Upazila Health Complex.
Meanwhile, vehicular movement in the area was halted for an hour after the accident.
Later, traffic normalized around 9am.