B’baria, June 27: Three people were killed as a truck rammed a motorcycle at Bertola on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Sarail upazila on Monday.
The injured were identified as Jahangir, Ali Azam and Shahjahan Miah.
Police said the accident took place when a speeding truck rammed a motorcycle, coming from the opposite direction, around 12pm, leaving the driver of the motorbike and its two pillion riders dead on the spot.
Following the incident, local people blocked Dhaka-Sylhet highway around 12:15pm.
As a result, long tailbacks have been created on the both sides of the blockade, leading to immense sufferings to the commuters.