Five people were killed and eight others injured when a truck hit a microbus in Chunarughat upazila early Thursday.
Among five, three of the deceased were identified as microbus driver Al-Amin, 33, and passengers Gautam, 30, and Jarif Begum.
Chunarughat Police Station OC Nirmalendu Chakrabarty said, a stone-laden truck hit a microbus on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway around 4.30am, leaving five people dead on the spot and eight others injured.
The injured were taken to Habiganj Sadar Hospital.
Shayestaganj Highway Thana OC Jakir Hossain said, the bodies were kept at Thana.