Sambalpur, Oct 20: A mother and her two-year-old son were killed after they were run over by a speeding truck while crossing road in Padiabahal area here today.
The deceased have been identified as Ahladini Meher and her son Priyanshu Meher of Badtorang village in Sambalpur.
Sources said that the mother and her child had come to Padiabahal weekly market on Tuesday morning and while crossing road a truck crushed them near the Padiabahal Durga Mandap.
Police reached the spot and started investigation.
The husband, Govind Meher, of the deceased woman is a tailor and incident happened in front of his shop.