Police have impounded the killer truck but are yet to arrest its driver and his assistant
Two people were killed after a truck hit a rickshaw van in Puthia upazila, Rajshahi in the early hours of Monday.
Two others were also injured in the incident that took place in the Jhalmalia Bazar area around 6:30am, said Puthia police OC Suhrawardy Hossain.
He said Samad Sheikh and Shahidul Islam, both from Sultanpur, Natore, were killed on the spot when the Rajshahi-bound truck rear-ended the van which was carrying several people and garlic and going to Jhalmalia Bazar.
On information, police recovered the bodies and sent the injured to Puthia Upazila Health Complex.
They also impounded the truck but are yet to arrest its driver and his assistant.