10 September 2019
Bhadrak: Two school-going cyclists were killed on the spot when a vehicle mowed them down near New Bus Stand on National Highway 16 here on Tuesday. The driver escaped from the spot.
As per reports, the two minors were on their cycles and on their way to school. They were hit by a yet-to-be-identified car that fleed from the scene after hitting the boys.
The deceased have been identified as Class VIII student Sumit Sahoo and Class X student Subhankar Mallick. Both of them hail from Kuansh. Their now-broken cycles were found from the accident site.
Town Police arrived on spot and have initiated a probe.