Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Paradip, Oct 8:
In a tragic incident, a person and his son-in-law were killed after the bike on which they were travelling was hit by a truck near Hatitanki in Paradip this morning.
The deceased were identified as Dibakar Parida and his son-in-law Benudhar Tarai, sources said.
According to reports, a speeding truck dashed into the bike from rear killing the duo on the spot.
Tension gripped the place following the accident as irate locals blocked Chandikhole-Paradip road by burning tyres.
On being informed, police reached the spot and started investigation. The driver of the truck was later arrested.
Sources said, the driver was drunk while driving the truck.