A woman was killed as a pick-up van hit a motorbike on Satkhira-Khulna road at Kumira in Tala Upazila on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Fatima Khatun, 30, wife of Dr Azizur Rahman of the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Patkelghata Police Station Rezaul Islam said the accident took place around 8am when a Khulna-bound pick-up van knocked a motorbike carrying Fatima and her husband.
She was killed on the spot while her husband got injured. He was taken to the Sadar Hospital.