Three people were killed in a head-on collision between a truck and a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Ikuria area (near Postogola Buriganga Bridge) under Keraniganj upazila early Saturday.
The deceased are Falan Khan, 25, Afzal Khan and auto-rickshaw driver Chan Mia Fakir, 28.
South Keraniganj Police Station Duty Officer Kawsar Ahmed has confirmed the news this morning.
He said: "A truck collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on Friday midnight on Dhaka-Mawa highway, leaving three people dead on the spot.”
The bodies were taken to a local hospital for medical examination when the truck driver managed to flee.