Two persons have been killed in a three-way bus, truck, and van collision at Sadar upazila in Natore district.
The accident took place on the Natore-Rajshahi highway in Takia area around 1:30am on Wednesday which also left five others injured.
The deceased were identified as truck driver Abu Musa, a resident of Jhenidah district, and timber trader Asadul Haque of Kushtia.
Natore Fire Service and Civil Defense station officer Akhter Hamid Khan said a wood-laden truck collided head-on with a Rajshahi-bound bus in the area. Soon after, a van driver lost control over the steering and crashed into the bus.
The accident left the duo dead on the spot and five others injured.
The injured were admitted to Natore Sadar Hospital, he added.