Sundargarh: The officer-in-charge of Kuarmunda police station was killed after the car he was travelling in hit a road divider near Bisra Chhak in Sundargarh’s Rourkela last night.
The deceased has been identified as Manoj Kumar Nayak.
According to sources, Nayak was returning home after his duty when his car rammed into a divider near Bisra Chhak. He died on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body and the vehicle.
Prima facie, it appears that Nayak was overspeeding the car and lost control over the wheels after which it hit the road divider, the police said.