20 June 2019
Puri: Two persons were killed and one injured after the bike they were travelling on rammed into a Hyva truck and skidded off a bridge near Malatipatpur in Puri on Wednesday night.
The deceased have been identified as Biswajit Barik and Rudra Pratap while the injured is Rakesh Puhan, all residents of Bhadrak.
Reportedly, the trio along with three other friends on two motorcycles had yesterday visited Puri from where they were on their way to Konark when one of the vehicles hit the rear of a Hyva at Malatipatpur over bridge.
As a result of the impact the vehicle fell off the bridge. While Biswajit and Rudra died on the spot, Rakesh was critically injured. Their friends riding on another motorcycle rushed them to a nearby hospital and fled from there.