06 July 2019
Jharsuguda: Two persons were crushed to death after a tanker overturned on them at Belpada in Jharsuguda district on Saturday.
The deceased were identified as Sumit Sahu of Goudpada in Jharsuguda and Nitin Saraf of Sonepur.
Both of them were returning after attending a wedding feast at Lapanga in Sambalpur district when a car hit a bike they were travelling on.
As a result they fell on the spot when the driver of a tanker coming from behind applied sudden brakes.
However, the tanker skidded as the road was slippery because of rain and overturned over the duo killing them on the spot.