Motorcyclist killed in road accident on NH 55
Sambalpur: A motorcyclist was killed after being hit by a Hyva truck near Charamala Square on the National Highway 55 in Sambalpur district on Sunday night.
The deceased has been identified as Subhash Deo (35) of the locality.
According to sources, the incident occurred when Subhash was returning home from Redhakhol. Meanwhile, the truck, en route to Redhakhol, collided head-on with the biker killing him on the spot.
The collision was so intense that the Hyva truck lost balance and turned turtle. As a result, vehicular movement was also disrupted for a few hours on the busy NH.
On being informed, police personnel reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.