MUNSHIGANJ, Aug 12: Four people were killed and three others injured when a pick-up van overturned on Dhaka-Chittagong highway at Bhaberchar in Gazaria upazila on Wednesday.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Hedayetul Islam Bhuiyan, Officer-in Charge (OC) of Gazaria Police Station, said the pickup van skidded off the road and turned turtle as its driver lost control over the steering, leaving its four passengers dead on the spot and three others injured.
The injured, including the driver of the pick-up van, were rushed to different local hospitals.
On information, police rushed to the spot in and recovered the bodies.
Traffic movement on the busy highway remained halted for 15 minutes following the accident, the OC said.