Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, two persons were killed and another person sustained critical injuries as a bike, on which they were travelling, hit a roadside tree at Nuagaon under Chandbali area in Bhadrak district late on Monday night.
The deceased were identified as Ashok Das and Balaram Nayak. The injured has been admitted to a nearby hospital.
According to reports, the bike was running at a high speed when the mishap occurred. Though locals rushed them to a hospital soon, doctors could not save two of the three riders.
On being informed by locals, police have reached the spot and started investigations.