Sonepur: In an unfortunate incident, two motorcyclists were killed in a severe road mishap near Kabattalei Chhak under Sonepur block in the district today.
Of the two deceased, one has been identified as Dayasagar Sahu of Talmenda village under Bheden block in the district.
Source said the two motorcycles collided head-on with each other near Kabattalei Chhak leading to death of Dayasagar on the spot. The other motorcyclist suffered severe injuries and was rushed to the district headquarters hospital (DHH). However, doctors declared him dead at the hospital.
Meanwhile, Sonepur police reached the spot, sent the body for post-mortem and began an inquiry in thisconnection.