The OC said they were returning to the college on a motorcycle. A truck carrying a power pole stood at 18 miles. The bike driver lost control and collided with the truck. Three motorcyclists were killed on the spot.
He said that the fire brigade members reached the spot and brought the dead bodies to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital.
On this day, three more students of the second year of higher secondary school riding a motorcycle were killed in a collision with a truck in Jessore and two youths riding a bike were killed in Madaripur when they were hit by a bus.