Elderly woman killed in hit-and-run
Bolangir: In a suspected hit and run case, an elderly woman was killed after being hit by a speeding vehicle at Kanut village under Belpara police limits in Bolangir district on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Dhanamati Hati of the village.
According to sources, Dhanamati had gone to the village pond this morning and was returning home when she was hit by the unknown vehicle. The driver of the vehicle fled after hitting the woman.
On being informed, police reached the spot and got the post-mortem conduct of the deceased before handing over the body to the family members.