A 35-year woman has been killed in a road accident as a covered-van ran over him on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway at Boushia in Gazaria of Munshiganj.
Highway police sergeant Md Saiful Islam confirmed the death to the Dhaka Tribune.
The identity of the deceased could not be known immediately, the police official said.
The incident took place on Monday morning. The body was kept in the police camp, he said.
The van was seized but the driver managed to flee the scene, he added.