A woman and her mother-in-law were killed in a collision between a motorcycle and human hauler at Devgram in Kotalipara upazila on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as Mansura Begum, 20, wife of Nayeem Mollah and her mother-in-law Murshida Begum, 55, hailing from Bhuturia village in Mollahat upazila of Bagerhat district.
Md Kamrul Faruk, officer-in-charge of Kotalipara Police Station, said Nayeem along with his wife and mother was going to his father-in-law's house in Bagerhat.
The accident took place when a human hauler collided with the motorbike carrying them around 11:30 am, leaving the duo dead on the spot and Nayeem critically injured.
On information, police sent the bodies to Gopalganj General Hospital morgue for autopsy while Nayeem was taken to Khulna Medical College Hospital for treatment, the OC added.