Bhubaneswar: In yet another tragic mishap, a person was killed as a truck ran over his scooty in front of the tehsil office in Deogarh town early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Karunakar Sahoo of Saratala village.
Tension prevailed in the area as locals blocked the road at the spot demanding arrest of the driver and adequate compensation for family of the deceased. Due to the road blockade, vehicular movement on the National Highway-49 has been disrupted.
Police have rushed to the spot and are trying to placate the agitators.