Two people were killed and six others injured in a road accident at Bejgati area in Gournadi upazila of Barisal districts early Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Jeher Ali Sheikh, 40 of Dhuliapara village in Shailokupa upazila in Jhenidah and Nurul Islam alias Nuru Hossain, 42 of Mirzapur village of the same area.
The all injured hailed from Shailokupa upazila of Jhenidah district.
All victims are cattle traders of the area. The injured have been admitted to Gournadi Upazila Health Complex.
The incident occurred at 2:30am.
Transports movement have been suspended on the highway for an hour.