Deogarh: Two people were killed after the bike they were travelling in hit a truck that was parked on the roadside on NH 53 near Karadapala village under Tileibani police limits in Deogarh.
The deceased have been identified as Shravan Nanda and Rikan Pradhan. Both were working in a mobile network company.
Sources said the incident took place while the two were heading for some work last night.
Meanwhile, the duo lost control over the vehicle, which crashed into the stationed truck from behind. The duo succumbed to their injuries on the spot,” the office said.
Later, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. While the bodies were recovered for post-mortem, the bike and truck both were seized.
Following the incident, movement of vehicles was disrupted for few hours.