Keonjhar: In a tragic incident, a man and his grandson died as the motorcycle on which they were travelling was hit by a truck on NH-20 near Barapada chhak under Anandapur police limits in Odisha’s Keonjhar district today.
The deceased have been identified as Kirtan Nath and his grandson Keshav of Haripur village.
The truck ran over the two after hitting the motorcycle. They were rushed to the Anandapur Hospital, where doctor declared them dead.
Police have seized the truck and detained its driver for questioning. Further investigation was underway.