A sexagenarian woman was killed and two other pedestrians were injured when a speedy truck ran over them in Gognagar area of Sadar upazila on Dhaka- Munshiganj highway Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified Maimansona, 65, and the injured were Jainal, 50 and Karim, 60.
Local people said the Munshiganj-bound speedy truck ran over them while they were crossing the road early in the morning, leaving the elderly woman dead on the spot. The injured were admitted to a local hospital.
The agitated people vandalized the killer truck and put barricade on the highway disrupting road communication for an hour.
Later police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.