Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in Dhaka airport and Shyampur areas early today.
The deceased were identified as Mohammad Kibria, 16, a motor garage mechanic in Uttarkhan area and Kabul, 25, a bus helper.
Kibria and his friend Sumon were returning to their Uttarkhan home when a truck hit their motorcycle around 1:00am near Dhaka airport, Sub-inspector Saiful Islam of Airport Police Station said.
With critical injuries, pillion rider Kibria was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead around 5:00am, he said.
Sumon, however, survived with minor injuries. Police are yet to identify the truck.
Meanwhile, transport worker Kabul was hit by a waste-carrying covered van when he was crossing the road in Shyampur's New Iron Road area around 11:00pm on Saturday.
He was rushed to DMCH where doctors declared him dead around 12:15am, said Sub-inspector Somoresh Kumar Das of Shyampur Police Station.
Police seized the truck after the incident.
Both the bodies were kept at hospital morgue for autopsies.