Bhadrak: In a tragic road mishap, two persons including a home guard were killed and two others sustained grievous injuries in a collision involving four trucks near Charampa railway over bridge on NH-16 in Bhadrak district on Thursday.
The mishap occurred during RTO checking at around 6.30 am.
According to sources, a speeding truck heading towards Balasore from Cuttack hit the home guard who was trying to stop the vehicle for checking following which three other trucks hit each other from behind. The home guard along with a driver died on the spot.
Meanwhile, vehicular movement has been disrupted on the national highway with several vehicles stranded on both sides of the road.