Two motorcyclists killed after being hit by court van in Sonepur
Sonepur: Two motorcyclists were killed after being hit by a court van near Arjunpur Chhak on Sonepur-Bolangir road of NH-57 on Thursday.
According to sources, the incident occurred this morning when a court van carrying as many as 16 undertrial prisoners was en route to Rampur court. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle lost control over the wheels and hit the victims.
The duo fell on the road and came under the wheels of the van resulting their death on the spot.
On being informed, Police reached the spot and seized the bodies for post-mortem. While a case has been registered in this regard, efforts are on to ascertain their identities.