2 dead as Hyva slams into roadside shop in Kendrapara
KalingaTV News Network
Kendrapara: At least two persons were killed after a Hyva truck slammed into a roadside shop located near Crossing Square on NH-5 under Marshaghai police limits in the district on Wednesday night.
The deceased are the owner of the shop, Balakrushna Jena and the driver of the truck whose identity is yet to be ascertained.
The mishap took place very late in the night while Balakrushna was sleeping inside his shop. Driver of the speeding Hyva truck heading to Marshaghai lost control over the wheels and ended up hitting a bus waiting shed located beside the highway before ramming into Balakrushna’s shop.
Balakrushna as well as the truck driver sustained critical injury in the crash and were rushed to Marshaghai CHC by some locals where doctors declared them brought dead.
Police have reached the hospital and seized the bodies for autopsy.