At least two people were killed and two others injured as a truck collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw at Sujabad Dahpara under Shajahanpur upazila in Bogra on Sunday morning.
The deceased were the auto-rickshaw driver Ziaur Rahman, 32, and its passenger Jagadish Kumar Kundu.
Witnesses said the accident occurred in the area at around 7:30am when the speedy truck collided head-on with the auto-rickshaw coming from the opposite direction, leaving Jagadish Kumar Kundu dead on the spot and three others injured.
The injured were rushed to Bogra Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital where Ziaur succumbed to his injures.
Agitated people set the truck ablaze while its driver and helper managed to flee the scene.
Later, being informed, fire fighters rushed to the spot and doused the fire.
Alamgir Hossain, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Shajahanpur Police Station, confirmed the incident.