Angul: Two motorcyclists were killed after the scooter they were riding collided head-on with a speeding bus on NH 149 near Bhimakanda in Angul district.
The identities of the deceased persons are yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, the victims were headed to some work on their scooter this morning when they were hit by a speeding bus named ‘Bijay’. As a result, the duo died on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The bodies have been seized and sent to a local hospital for post-mortem.
While the exact cause behind the mishap is yet to be ascertained, a detailed investigation into the incident is underway.