Five killed & one critical in two separate accidents in Mayurbhanj
Mayurbhanj: In two separate accidents early Monday near Tarakoti under Betnoti Police limits here, five people were killed and one person was critically injured. Local police have begun the investigation and the injured has been admitted to Baripada hospital.
In the first accident, three people on board a motorcycle had a head-on accident with a scooter during late last night. The three have identified as Biswajit Panda, Bankura Patra and Sudhir. The three belong to Brahmapur village under Betnoti Police Limits. All of them are cooks by profession and were returning from a wedding. The critically injured scooter driver belongs to Phuladi, Balasore; his identification is not known yet. He has been admitted to Baripada hospital.
Similarly, in yet another road accident in Betnoti area bike rider lost his life. He has been identified as Tapas Behera belonging to Baripada.
The local Police are conducting a detailed investigation of the two accidents and have sent the bodies for post-mortem analysis.