Elderly woman killed in city road crash

Sun Online Desk

18th November, 2019 04:16:37 printer

Elderly woman killed in city road crash

An elderly woman was killed as a CNG-run auto-rickshaw hit her at Tejkunipara area of Tejgaon in the capital on Monday morning.

The deceased was identified as Maleha Begum, 68, hailing from Madarganj upazila in Jamalpur.

Hasnat Khandaker, sub-inspector (investigation) of Tejgaon Police Station, said that the CNG-run auto-rickshaw hit her while he was going to Tejkunipara flyover for begging at 9:30 am, leaving her dead on the spot.

The SI also said that police seized the vehicle and arrested its driver, adding that the body was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) morgue for an autopsy.