Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Sep 2: A 70 year-old woman, identified as Laxmi Devi, was run over by an unknown vehicle near RD Tata roundabout under Golmuri police station area on Friday morning.
Sources said the deceased was crossing the main road when a speeding truck knocked her down. The victim sustained critical injuries and died at the scene.
Police sent the body of the deceased to MGM Medical College for postmortem examination. They said they were searching for the errant truck driver. A case has been registered in this connection.
Bihar Lal, son of the deceased and a Tata Steel employee, said he had gone for morning walk. When he returned, he came to know about the tragic incident, he told police.