Sundargarh: A motorcycle on which two persons were travelling hit a truck from rear killing the duo near Ujjwalpur bypass under Lefripada police limits in Odisha’s Sundargarh district late last night.
The deceased have been identified as Niranjan Sa and Pradeep Choudhury of Bhalupatra area.
According to reports, both were returning home on the motorcycle when the two-wheeler rammed into a stationary truck around 11 pm. They died on the spot under the impact of the collision.
The driver of the truck fled the spot after the mishap. Police have recovered the bodies and sent those to the District Headquarters Hospital for post-mortem. A case has been registered into the incident.