Two people, including a child, were killed and seven others injured in a road accident on Dhaka-Rangpur highway at Palongpara in Sadullapur upazila of Gaibandha on Friday.
The deceased were identified as Saiful Miah, 40 and Chandni Akter, 10.
The accident happened when a bus overturned after it crashed into a roadside tree.
Abul Bashar, in-charge of Gobindaganj highway police camp, said the accident took place around 7 am, leaving the two people killed on the spot and seven others injured.
The injured were taken to Rangpur Medical College Hospital.