Sohela: At least two youths were killed after the bike they were travelling on was hit by a truck in front of the WESCO grid on the National Highway-6 near Sohela in Bargarh district late last night.
The deceased were identified as Yudhisthir (28) of Tandol village and Baladev Bhoi (25) of Chitakhai village.
According to sources, the accident occurred when Yudhisthir and Baladev were heading towards Bargarh after closing their shop. Meanwhile, a speeding truck from opposite direction hit head-on with the bike killing both the rider and ride pillion on the spot.
The truck driver left the place soon after the accident. On the way by seeing police van approaching, he waived hands and informed the matter to the police.