A schoolgirl was killed and another one injured as a speeding microbus hit them at Adani More in Sayedpur upazila on Monday night.
The deceased was identified as Aktara Moni, 14, a class VII student of Sunflower School and College and daughter of Islam, a resident of Kisamot Kamarpukur village in the upazila.
Officer-in-charge of Sayedpur Police Station Amirul Islam said a speeding microbus ran over the duo on Sayedpur-Rangpur highway in the area while they were crossing the road in the afternoon, leaving them critically injured.
They were rushed to Sayedpur 100-Bed Hospital from where Aktara Moni was referred to Rangpur Medical College Hospital as her condition deteriorated.
Later, Moni succumbed to her injures at night.