A female worker of a readymade garment factory lost her leg after being run over by a speeding truck on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Ulail bus stand area of Savar on Sunday morning, reports UNB.
The victim was identified as Hasina Begum, 26, a helper of ‘Dynamic Sweater’ in Genda area.
Witnesses said the accident took place in the area as a truck ran over on Hasina’s legs while she was crossing the highway in the morning, leaving her left thigh chopped off.
Being rescued, she was admitted at ICU of Enam Medical College Hospital.
Nasir Ahmed, in-charge of operation theatre of the hospital, said that the victim might lose his right leg too.