Three students were killed as a trolley hit their motorcycle near Jatrapur Bazar on Bagerhat-Rupsa road in Bagerhat Sadar yesterday.
The deceased were Amit Das, 18, Tanna Jamadder, 19, and Shakib, 14. Amit and Tanna of the area were first-year students of Rangdia School and College while Shakib of Kishoreganj was a class-eight student.
Officer-in-Charge of Bagerhat Model Police Station M Mizanur Rahman said the accident occurred when the brick-laden trolley hit the motorcycle from the opposite direction leaving the Tanna and Shakib dead on the spot and Amit injured.
Critically injured Amit was first taken to Khulna Medical College Hospital.
He later died on the way to Dhaka.