Man Killed After Being Hit By Petrol Tanker In Cuttack
Cuttack: A man was killed after being hit by a petrol tanker near Badamba Haat chowk in Cuttack district late last night. The deceased was identified as Bijay Nayak (50), a resident of the Khamar slums of Brundaban village under Badamba police station limits.
As per reports, the incident took place while the petrol tanker was heading towards Badamba from Cuttack when it lost control and hit Bijay, killing him on the spot.
The driver of the vehicle reportedly fled from the spot soon after the mishap. On receiving information, police reached the spot and launched a probe in this regard.