Man reverses car over ex-wife after heated argument

HARIAN Metro reported that a 39-year-old woman from Kemasik, Kuala Terengganu was run down by her jealous ex-husband after an argument.

The incident was said to have happened at 10pm on Thursday after the couple, who had been divorced for a year, met up for dinner but got into a heated argument on the way home.

According to her 16-year-old daughter, her stepfather had reversed his car and struck her mother after she alighted from the vehicle.

"I ran out of the house after hearing a crashing sound and saw my mother lying in a pool of blood on the road," she said.

The woman has been hospi­talised with serious head injuries.

Terengganu CID chief Asst Comm Wan Abd Aziz Wan Hamzah said police are investigating the case as attempted murder.

Based on initial investigations, the man was said to have been jealous as his ex-wife was said to have a new boyfriend.