Female garment worker killed in Gazipur hit-and-run accident

Published: April 10, 2018 12:20:15 | Updated: April 10, 2018 19:09:34


A female garment worker has been killed in a hit-and-run accident in Gazipur.

The accident took place on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway in the Gazipur City Corporation’s Salna area around 9 pm on Monday, said Naozor Highway Police Outpost Inspector Wahiduzzaman.

The deceased was identified as 53-year-old Achia Begum, a worker at a local garment factory.

Achia was heading home from work when a Mymensingh bound car on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway hit her, killing her on the spot, Inspector Wahiduzzaman said, reports bdnews24.

Police recovered the body afterwards, added the inspector.

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