Paradip: A person was killed while three others sustained critical injuries after the car they were travelling in was hit by a speeding truck near Loknath Gada on Cuttack-Paradip road late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Sarada Prasanna Swain of Nua Bazaar area in Cuttack.
According to sources, Sarada along with three others was en route to Cuttack when they were hit by a speeding truck at Loknath Gada. Following this, Sarada died on the spot, while three others identified as Siba Prasad Swain, Deepak Jena, and Bijay Kumar Sahu sustained injuries.
Reportedly, Siba and Deepak are undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.