Two young men were killed when a covered van smashed their motorcycle in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj early Sunday.
Soon after the accident, Gazaria highway police detained the covered van driver Al Amin with his vehicle. But Al Amin’s assistant managed to flee.
The deceased were identified as Md Nahid Ullah, 26, and Mohiuddin Polash, 27.
A Rangamati-bound covered van rammed into the motorbike in Bhoberchar College Road area around 1am, leaving the duo dead on the scene, said Gazaria Bhoberchar highway police outpost in-charge Md Salauddin.
The accident occurred due to poor visibility caused by dense fog.