Six passengers of a CNG-run auto rickshawwere were killed as it collided head-on with a truck in Shaistaganj upazila of Habiganj on Monday morning.
The accident occurred on the Dhaka-Sylhet Highway in the Nasratpur Gate area around 8 am, said Officer-in-charge of Shayestaganj Police station Ajaychandra Deb.
Locals say they all worked at the Pran-RFL company in Olipur.
The autorickshaw, headed from Shayestaganj to Olipur, collided head-on with the truck from Dhaka leaving six passengers died on the spot.
The local fire service recovered the bodies.