Balangir: A head-on collision between a bus and a motorcycle killed three persons travelling on the two-wheeler on NH-26 near Luhurapali village under Saintala police limits in Odisha’s Balangir district late last night.
The bus was reportedly on its way to Bhubaneswar from Bhawanipatna. The trio travelling on the motorcycle died on the spot under the impact of the collision.
On being informed, police reached the place and recovered the bodies for post-mortem. The identities of the deceased were yet to be established till last reports came in.
Efforts were on to ascertain their identities on the basis of registration number of the damaged bike. The driver of the bus fled the spot after the road mishap, reports said.