Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Feb 24:
A 45-year-old jawan of 7th Battalion in the Odisha capital was killed after being hit by a speeding truck near Palasuni Chhak under Mancheswar police station limits today.
According to police, deceased, identified as Chitaranjan Bhoi of Kishan Nagar area in Cuttack, was on the way to Reserve Police Office in Cuttack for duty when a speeding truck his bike killing him on the spot.
Mancheswar Police rushed to the spot and sent the body to the Capital Hospital for post mortem.
Police have registered a case and are on the lookout of the truck and driver who fled the area soon after the mishap.