Two people were killed and five injured after a truck hit a CNG-run auto rickshaw in Mymensingh's Muktagachha upazila early today.
The deceased were identified as Harun-ur-Rashid, 40, assistant engineer of Madhupur municipality and a woman, 50.
According to police and Fire Service sources, a brick-laden truck hit the Mymensigh bound auto rickshaw coming from opposite direction at Gandhabpur area. Muktagachha Fire Service unit rushed to the spot and took seven injured to Upazila Health Complex where two of them died. Rest of the injured were taken to Mymensingh Medical later.
Mohammad Ali Mahmud, officer-in-charge of Muktagachha Police Station said the body of the assistant engineer has been handed over to his family and police also seized the vehicles.