Boudh: Two drivers of the trucks were killed in a collision on NH-56 near Guduguda Chakk in Boudh district late on Monday night.
The deceased persons were identified as Uttam Sahu of Boudh and Kuba Manika of Khurda.
According to sources, the mishap occurred when a vegetable-laden truck from Bargarh collided head-on with a truck carrying cold drinks.
Both the drivers of the respective vehicles were killed on the spot under the impact of the accident. Besides, the helpers of both vehicles also sustained critical injuries in the mishap.
On being informed, police reached the spot and initiated an investigation into the incident, sources said.