At least eight people, including five women and a child, have been killed and six others injured as a microbus plunged into a roadside pond in Mymensingh.
The incident took place in Phulpur Upazila of Mymensingh on Tuesday morning.
The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.
Imarat Hossain, officer-in-charge of Phulpur police station said that the accident happened when the Sherpur-bound microbus from Mymensingh fell into a roadside pond at Basati area at around 7:00 am as the driver lost control of the wheel.
Members Fire Service and Civil Defence with the help of locals rescued two people, he added.