Sambalpur: In an awful incident two school students got killed in a road accident near Rairakhol in Sambalpur district today.
The deceased duo has been identified as brother and sister, who died on the spot after a truck, ran over them on NH-55 while they were returning home from school this morning. Both were students of Prabhujee English Medium School in Rairakhol.
Reportedly, Adyasha Behera, a class X student and her brother Chinmaya were on their way towards home when a speeding truck from opposite direction ran over them. The driver of the vehicle absconded from the spot following the incident. However, spectators of the incident alleged that the driver of the truck was driving in an inebriated condition for which the incident took place.