Balangir, Apr 29: In a tragic road mishap, at least two youths were killed after the scooter they were riding on was hit by a truck on Sambalpur road in Balangir town on Thursday.
The deceased duo has been identified as Abhishek Kumbhar and Sebak Nag of Larkipali under Town Police Station area.
As per the report, Abhshek and Sebak were en-route to a nearby village in some work in the morning when the mishap took place. While commuting on the Sambalpur road driver of a speeding which was coming in the opposite direction lost control over the wheels and ended up hitting their scooter head-on in front of Durga temple.
While the duo was killed on the spot by coming under the wheels of the truck, Town Police rushed to the spot and sent their bodies for autopsy.
The truck involved in the accident was also seized by police subsequently.