Woman mowed down by truck in Rourkela
Bhubaneswar: In a tragic road mishap, a woman was mowed down by a speeding truck at Panposh Hockey Chowk in Rourkela city early Wednesday morning.
The identity of the deceased woman is yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, tension prevailed in the area following the accident and locals staged a road blockade. However, the driver of the truck managed to flee the spot leaving the vehicle behind.
On intimation, Raghunathpalli police reached the spot, seized the body for post-mortem and launched a probe into the incident.