Bhadrak/Jajpur: One person was killed while four persons including two patients suffered injuries in two separate road mishaps in Bhadrak and Jajpur districts on Wednesday.
In the first instance, a man, identified as Tanmay Baral of Karadapal village, was killed after being hit by a speeding truck hit on Govindpur Marg in Jajpur district.
The mishap took place in the morning while Baral was en-route to his workplace.
In the second mishap, four people sustained critical injuries after a collision between two ambulances in Bhadrak district. According to sources, two ambulances were transporting paralysis patients to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack from Kolkata when the mishap occurred.