Dhenkanal: Three persons including a matric student, sustained injuries after the two-wheeler they were travelling was hit by a speeding truck near Barihapur on NH-53 today.
The injured were identified as Maheswar Nayak, and his two sons Santanu and Bulu.
According to sources, Bulu, a student of Muktapasi High School in Dhenkanal, was headed to the examination centre in Kankadasoda for appearing his board exam when the incident took place.
They were immediately rescued and rushed to the nearby hospital. On intimation, police rushed to the spot and launched a probe into the matter.