Rengali, May 17: A woman and her daughter were killed while her son sustained critical injuries as the car, they were traveling in, hit a standing truck from the rear at Sasan Bypass in Sambalpur district today.
The deceased has been identified as Bijili Bhoi (56) and her daughter Rubina Bhoi (20), both belong to Sundergarh district.
According to sources, the family was traveling from Sambalpur to Jharsuguda in their car when the driver of the vehicle lost his control over the wheels and hit a truck from the rear. The mother-daughter duo succumbed to the injuries at the spot while the son and the driver were rushed to the nearby hospital.
On being informed the police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the matter.