Kendrapara: Two persons were killed and three others were injured in a road mishap after a car they were travelling in hit a truck at Nayan Vihar chakk in Kendrapara district.
The deceased persons were identified as Pranati Panda and Bijay Sahoo.
According to sources, the incident took place late last night while the passengers in the car were returning home from Puri when the car hit a truck from the rear.
While two were killed on the spot, three others sustained critical injuries.
The injured persons rescued by locals and were admitted to Kendrapara District Headquarters Hospital (DHH). Later they were shifted to Bhubaneswar for treatment, sources said.