A woman and her five-year-old daughter were killed while another injured when a truck hit a rickshaw-van at Bhatiapara in Domar, Nilphamari on Wednesday night, reports UNB.
The deceased are Nazma Begum, 30, wife of Rubel Islam from a village in Nilphamari and her daughter Rubina Akter.
The accident took place around 9:00pm when a goods-laden truck hit a rickshaw van carrying Nazma, her father Nimanur and Rubina while they were returning home, leaving them dead on the spot and one injured, said Moksed Ali Bepari, officer-in-charge of Domar police station.
On information, police rushed to the spot and recovered the bodies.
Meanwhile, police manage to detain truck driver Saiful and seized the truck.