Jharsuguda: A family had a narrow escape after a speeding Hyva dashed into a roadside house near Rengalbeda petrol pump under Loikera area in Jharsuguda district.
According to sources, the family was fast asleep when at around 1 AM the Hyva truck lost control and rammed into the house. While the members of the family escaped unhurt, the front side of the house was destroyed completely. Soon after the incident, the truck driver fled.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe. The owner of the vehicle has been identified as Bikas Kumar Singhania, added sources.
While a case has been registered into the incident, the family has demanded compensation at the earliest.