Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, a youth was killed after being run over by a truck at Pratappur near Ayodhya Balikhadan in Balasore district early this morning.
According to reports, the truck driver managed to flee from spot, leaving behind the vehicle. The police have seized the truck.
However, tension prevailed in the area as locals blocked the road keeping the dead body and demanded that the driver arrested soon and adequate compensation given to the family of the deceased. Due to the road blockade, vehicular movement has been disrupted fully.