A female garment worker was run over by a speeding truck near Ambagh Bridge area in Gazipur City Corporation on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Kohinur Aktar, 32, wife of Najmul Islam, hailing from Ranakanda area under Phulbaria upazila of Mymensingh.Abu Siddique, officer-in-charge of Konabari Police Station, said the speedy truck hit the victim while Kohinur was going to her workplace at 8:00am, leaving her dead on the spot.
He added that after the accident, other garment workers vandalized the truck and blocked the road. Later, the police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.
The OC also said police seized the truck but its driver managed to flee.