Three men were killed after a truck ran over them while riding on a motorcycle in Court Station area in Rajshahi city. The accident happened on Tuesday evening.
Police seized the truck and detained its driver.
Two of the deceased have been identified as Rocky and Sagar from Buripara area in Rajshahi city, while the other could not be identified immediately.
Mansur Ali, officer-in-charge at Kashiadanga police station, said that the truck was going from Kashiadanga to the Rajshahi city. As the motorcycle carrying the three men was on its way to Kashiadanga, the two vehicles collided head-to-head at the Court Station area along the route with the truck running over the motorcycle riders.
Two of the motorcycle riders were killed instantly, while the other was rescued and admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH), where he died later.