Angul: A poultry van driver was killed and two of his associates were injured after their vehicle hit a truck near Talcher bypass in Angul district.
The deceased was identified as Shatrughna Jadav.
According to sources, the incident took place early on Monday morning while the poultry van was en route to Rourkela from Parjang area suddenly rammed into a stationary truck.
On being informed, fire department personnel reached the spot and rescued the injured.
While all the injured were admitted to District Headquarters Hospital, Shatrughna was declared “dead” by the doctors, sources said.