Khordha, Apr 27: In a tragic mishap, a girl was killed and her brought sustained critical injuries as an unknown vehicle hit their scooter at Badapokharia on National Highway- 16 under Khordha district on Tuesday forenoon.
The injured brother has been admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital, Khordha and is undergoing treatment now.
According to information, the sibling duo was going on a scooter from Bhubaneswar towards Berhmapur when a vehicle hit them from behind. The girl died on the spot and her brother was injured severely. On being informed by locals, NH police patrolling team reached the spot and took them to the hospital through an 108 Ambulance. Doctors declared the girl brought dead.
Police have started investigation and are trying to trace the vehicle that hit the scooter.