Two people were killed and three others were injured in a head-on collision between a pick-up van and an auto-rickshaw at Jatrapur in Chouddagram upazila of Cumilla district today.
The deceased were identified as Siraj Mia, son of Aftab Uddin, and Ayub Ali, son of Abdur Rahman of the upazila.
Mahfuzur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Chouddagram Police Station, said the accident took place in the afternoon.
Five passengers of the auto-rickshaw were injured.
Two of them succumbed to their injuries while being taken to Comilla Medical College Hospital. The others were sent to Chouddagram Upazila Health Complex.
The bodies were sent to CMCH for autopsy.