IPOH – An elderly woman was run over by tanker while on her way home from a grocery store near her house in Bandar Baru Putra, Bercham this morning.
In the 8.45am incident, Yan Kiew Mooi, 76, died on the spot . Her body was sent to the Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital, here.
According to Ipoh police chief ACP Sum Chang Keong, the lorry was driven by a 53-year-old man who did not realise that the victim was walking beside his vehicle when he stopped at a traffic light intersection. – BERNAMA