Woman, daughter killed as truck runs over them
Aska: A 40-year-old woman and her 12-year-old daughter died after a truck ran over them on Aska-Kabisuryanagar road near Mukundapur Chhak in Ganjam district.
The deceased were identified as G Kuntala Reddy and her daughter Nikita.
The accident occurred when the speeding truck hit the scooter in which G Sarkil Reddy (45) with his wife and daughter was travelling. As a result they fell on the road. Meanwhile, the woman and her daughter came under the rear wheels of the truck killing the girl on the spot.
The woman was rushed to the Aska Community Health Centre where the doctor declared her brought dead.
Being informed, the police reached the spot and seized the vehicle.