Bhubaneswar: A 15-year old girl died after a speeding bike dashed into her at Hanspal square on National Highway 16 while she was on her way to the college today.
The deceased has been identified as Suchismita Behera, a Plus II Science student of Jaydev Science College.
Reportedly, the incident occurred when a young biker hit her from the hear. The collision was so intense that the girl was thrown into the air and landed with fatal injuries.
Though she was rushed to a private hospital immediately, doctors declared her ‘brought dead’.
“The spot has become a death trap for scores of students, who use the specific route for daily commute,” said a local.
This incident sparked tension among the locals following vehicular movement came to a grinding halt at Hanspal square.
Police registered a case in this regard while the body was sent for post-mortem to Capital Hospital.