Dhenkanal, Mar 16: A woman died while her husband and son were injured as the scooty they were travelling on was hit by a speeding truck near Kaunriapal under Sadar police limits in the district today.
The deceased has been identified as Pratima Mohanty, a resident of Budhapanka village.
According to the locals, Pratima along with her husband and daughter were going on their scooty when an over speeding truck hit them from rear. All the injured were rushed to a nearby hospital by the passerby where the doctor declared Pratima bought dead.
On being informed the police reached the hospital and initiated a probe into the matter.