Three people were killed and six others injured in a collision between a bus and a motorcycle on Dinajpur-Phulbari Highway at Bezaimor in Phulbari upazila on Tuesday night.
The deceased were identified as Farad Shah, 22, son of Abdur Rahman; Antor, 22, son of Rakonuzzaman. Both of them hailed from Chiribandar upazila. The other man was named as Ashiqur Rahman, 22, son of Manchur Ali of Sadar upazila.
Locals said nine young men were going to Aambari Bazar on three motorcycles around 9pm.
They were trying to overtake a truck when a passenger bus hit the motorcycle, killing three of them on the spot and injuring five others, said Fakhrul Hasan, officer-in-charge of Phulbari Police Station.
The injured were taken to Phulbari Upazila Health complex. Raju, 25, was taken to M Abur Rahim Medical College Hospital as his condition deteriorated.