Five people were killed and eight others injured in a head-on-collision between a human hauler and a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Rajendrapur in South Keraniganj thana on Monday.
Of the deceased, three were identified as Ibrahim, 35, driver of the auto-rickshaw, its two passengers - Nur Jahan, 45, and Khalil, 48. Identity of two others could not be known immediately.
Local people said the human hauler collided with the auto-rickshaw on Dhaka-Maowa road leaving Nur Jahan and Khalil dead on the spot and injuring 11 others at about 9am. [Read more]