Three people were killed and five were injured in a road accident at Bashbaria of Sitakunda upazila on Saturday morning.
The deceased were identified as Monika Rani Das, 45, Md Solaiman, 60 and Md Nasir, 50.
The incident occurred around 6:45am.
Sub-inspector of Kumira camp highway police station Md Moniruzzan said a Mirsorai-bound microbus from Chittagong plunged into a pond as its driver lost control over the wheels, leaving the three dead on the spot.
The five injured were sent to Chittagong Medical College Hospital..