Five people were killed and one injured as a speeding truck rammed a crowd at an auto-rickshaw stand in Thakurdighi area of Mirsharai upazila of Chattrogram on Tuesday morning.
The deceased were identified as auto-rickshaw drivers Kamrul, 45, Shah Alam, 40, Didarul Alam, 35, Mosharaf, 26, and passenger Mohiuddin, 65.
Mirsharai Fire Service and Civil Defence officer, Robiul Hossain, said the accident happened as Dhaka-bound truck hit a crowd of rickshaw drivers and passengers while they were standing at the stand, leaving five dead on the spot.
The injured was admitted to Mirsharai Upazila Health Complex.
Meanwhile, locals caught the truck driver and handed him over to Zorarganj Police Station.