Three people were killed and four others injured when a covered van hit a human hauler on Chittagong-Cox's Bazar highway near Inani Resort in Chakaria upazila of Cox's Bazar on Wednesday.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Nure Alam, in-charge of Siringa Highway police camp, said the accident took place around 11:30am when a covered van of 'Ranbow Paribahan' hit a human hauler, leaving three dead on the spot and four others injured.
The injured were taken to Cox's Bazar Sadar Hospital, he added.
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