Three people were killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway at Habirbari of Bhaluka upazila on early Monday.
The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.
The accident took place around 6:00am when a lorry hit a Dhaka-bound pick-up van from behind, leaving three people of the pick-up van dead on the spot, said Mainuddin, officer-in-charge of Bhaluka police station.
On information, police rushed to the spot and seized the truck but could not arrest its driver as he managed to flee the scene.
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