2 killed after unknown vehicle hits bike in Kendrapara
Kendrapara: At least two youths were killed after the bike they were travelling by was hit from the rear by an unknown vehicle near Bhadakamal village under Patkura tehsil in the district last night.
The deceased have been identified as Rajan Sutar, son of Gopinath Sutar and Pintu Patnaik, son of Sarbeshwar Patnaik of Pandia village under Patkura police limits.
As per the report, the victim duo visited Kalabuda area last evening to witness Durga Puja idol immersion ceremony. They were returning home late in the night riding the bike which was travelling at a high speed. It is suspected that on Korua-Tikanpur Road an unknown vehicle hit the bike from rear and fled from the spot. The duo fell off the bike under the impact of the collision and sustained grievous injury.
Fire officials reached the spot getting intimation later and rushed the victim duo to Patkura CHC where doctors declared them brought dead.
Patkura Police has lodged a case in the incident and sent the bodies for autopsy to Kendrapara DHH.