Four people were killed as a chicken-laden pick-up van hit by a truck in front of Chhandu Hotel in Paduar Bazar area of Sadar upazila in Comilla early on Friday.
Identities of the deceased could not be known immediately. The bodies were sent to Comilla Medical College Hospital.
Comilla district police control room operator Mohon said the accident took place at about 5:00am.
Comilla Sadar (South) Officer-in-charge Nazrul Islam said a Dhaka-bound truck hit the chicken-laden pickup van which was travelling to Dhaka from Comilla’s Chaddagram and left four passengers of the van dead on the spot.