Two killed, 1 critical in road accident in Khurda
Khurda: Two persons were killed while another sustained critical injuries in a road accident near Govindchandrapur under Tangi police limits in Khurda district on Monday.
The deceased persons have been identified as Gouranga Pradhan and Gokul Sahu of Nayagarh.
According to sources, the incident occurred when Gouranga and Gokul along with another person, whose identity is not yet ascertained, were returning to Nayagarh after finishing their work in Khurda.
Meanwhile, their bike was hit by a Scorpio near Govindchandrapur killing one of them on the spot. The driver of the vehicle fled the spot soon after the accident.
Another person succumbed to his injuries while being taken to the hospital, while the other injured person was shifted to Capital Hospital after his health condition deteriorated.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body and vehicles. A probe has been launched into the incident.