Three motorcycle rider were killed when a truck rammed their motorbike on the Naogaon-Patnitola road in Patnitola upazila of the district on Tuesday, BSS reports.
The deceased were identified as Abdus Salam, 50, his son Towfiq Islam, 27, resident of Chak Doulbajitpur village in Mohadebpur upazila and Roni Islam, 26, son of Wahed Master of Eidgahpara area in Patnitala upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Patnitala police station Parimal Kumar said the accident occurred in Puiya area at noon when the truck hit the motorcycle from behind, leaving the three bike riders dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the bodies and seized the truck. A case was filed in this connection.