Boudh: In a tragic incident, two teachers were killed on their way to school this morning as a speeding car hit the motorcycle they were travelling on near Biranarasinghpur Bridge here.
The deceased have been identified as Azeem Khan and Jyotirmayee Pradhan.
According to sources, both the deceased teachers, belonging to Rambhikota village under Harabhanga block in the district, were employed at Government Girls High School in Boudh.
The accident took place when the two teachers were travelling from their village to join the morning school today.
The speeding car hit their motorcycle from behind on Biranarasinghpur Bridge, following which they fell off the bridge and died on the spot.
The driver of the car fled the spot soon after the accident. Meanwhile police reached the spot and launched a probe sending both the bodies for autopsy.