Sylhet: Four people were killed and another was injured as a pickup van collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Karua under Osmaninagar Police Station in the city on Wednesday morning.
Three of the deceased were identified as Hasmat,45, a resident of Oporpara village in Kanaighat upazila, Islam, 40, of Noagram village of the same upazila, and Kabir, 35, of Baroigram village in Jointapur upazila.
Identify of the other deceased could not be known immediately.
Sub-inspector Rakibul Islam of the police station, said the Sylhet city-bound pickup van collided head-on with the auto-rickshaw coming from the opposite direction in the area at about 6:00am, leaving four people dead on the spot and another injured.
On information, police recovered the bodies and sent those to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy while injured Saiful was admitted to the same hospital.
4 killed in Sylhet road crash