Lanjigarh, Jan 16: In a tragic mishap, a 20-year-old youth and his brother-in-law were killed after the bike they were riding hit a dumper truck at Banjari ghat under Langigarh block of Kalahandi district on Saturday.
The deceased have been identified as Jagabandhu Sabar, Lakhya Sabar (28) of Kiding village.
According to sources, Jagabandhu and Lakhya on the motorcycle were heading towards a nearby market when the mishap took place. Soon the local residents rescued tem and rushed to Bhawanipatna hospital.
On being informed the local police reached the spot and seized the vehicle. A probe has been initiated into the matter.