Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, two persons, including a pregnant woman, were killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a series of road accidents occurred at Karuan chhack on the National Highway 55 in Dhenkanal district this morning.
The two injured have been admitted to the District Headquarters Hospital, Dhenkanal.
According to reports, a truck hit two bikes one after another at Karuan chhack and the driver managed to flee from the spot, leaving the truck behind at the spot. On being informed, the police reached the spot and seized the truck.
While palpable tension prevailed in the area, the police have registered a case and started investigation.