Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Balugaon, Mar 13:
Three persons including a woman were killed in a head-on collision between a car and a truck at the Naval Square near Balugaon in Odisha’s Khordha district today.
The deceased have been identified as Uma Maheswar Pal, his wife Gitanjali Pal and car driver Santosh Das, reports said.
While the couple hailed from Bhubaneswar, driver Santosh was a native of Sijua on the outskirts of the capital city, reports added.
Reportedly, the accident occurred when the car carrying them from Bhubaneswar to Berhampur had a head-on collision with a lorry coming from the opposite direction.
While the driver of the truck has fled the spot, officers of Naval police station have are investigating the matter.