Four people were killed as a bus hit a battery-run auto rickshaw in Sasoi area on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway under Bijoynagar upazila of the district this noon.
The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Officer-in-Charge of Bijoynagar Police Station Ali Arshad said the accident occurred when a bus of "Ena Paribahan" hit the battery-run auto rickshaw in the area from opposite direction, leaving two passengers of the auto rickshaw dead on the spot and two others injured.
The injured passengers died on the way to a local hospital.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)