Bhubaneswar: As many as six persons including a minor girl were killed in a road accident near Uttara Chhak on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar this evening.
According to reports, the road mishap took place when a car collided head on with a bike causing the death of all six on the spot at around 10 pm. The car was going towards Puri and the bike was on its way to Bhubaneswar.
A couple was on the bike while four persons – a man, who was driving, two women and a minor girl – were traveling in the car.
Pipili police rescued all the bodies from the spot with the help of the locals and firefighters and sent them for postmortem.
However, identities of the deceased are yet to be known.
More details awaited.