An elderly woman was killed being hit by a covered van in Saheb Bazar area in Old Dhaka on Monday night, reports UNB.
The deceased was identified as Sufia begum, 65, a resident of Wari in the capital.
Abdul Khan, assistant sub-inspector, Dhaka Medical College (DMCH) Camp, said the covered van hit Sufia Begum around 10:00pm.
Locals took her to DMCH where doctors declared her dead at 11:00pm.
The body was kept at the hospital morgue, the ASI added.