Two people were killed in seperate road accidents on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Manikganj early Sunday.
Of the two deceased, one was identified as Afsar Uddin, 55 and son of Kafil Uddin of Vawalkandi village in Shivalaya upazila.
The incident occurred at Arpara and Tepra areas of Shivalaya upazila.
Borongail highway police in-charge Yamin-Ud-Dola said a truck collided with another truck before Meghafir factory at Arpara area at 5:30am, leaving healper of one truck dead on the spot.
Meanwhile, a truck crushed a cycle rider Afsar Uddin before Brac office at Tepra area at 6am. The truck driver managed to flee the scene.But police seized the truck.