Four people were killed when a CNG-powered autorickshaw collided with a truck at Raozan upazila in Chattogram. The accident took place in Damdamiya area of the upazila on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Md Shahjahan, 33, a resident of Rangunia Sarafvata shelter project, Md Siraj, 55, from Charfakira village of Hatia, Noakhali, Khorshed, 40, from Mohora area of the city, and the CNG driver Md Kamrul, 30.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Raozan Police Station Abdullah Al Harun said, "A CNG-powered autorickshaw collided head-on with a Chattogram-bound sand truck coming from the opposite direction. Four people in the autorickshaw were killed on the spot."
He added, "The bodies of the four deceased have been sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital for autopsy. Besides, both the vehicles have been recovered."