Thirteen people were killed and 31 injured in a head-on collision between two trucks at Sholla in Kalihati upazila of Tangail district this afternoon amid Eid rush.
Police said a northbound truck from the capital, Dhaka, rammed into another lorry from opposite direction in a violent collision near Jamuna Bridge eastern linkage road at about 4:45 pm.
Seven people died instantly in the fatal accident that left 37 others wounded.
Six of the injured succumbed to their injuries on way to Tangail Sadar Hospital.
Identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.