3 of family crushed to death by speeding truck
Jharsuguda: Three members of a family were killed after their motorcycle was hit by a truck on National Highway-49 near Pipilimal in Jharsuguda on Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Bisikesan Kalo (55), his wife Tapaswini (50) and son Satya Narayan (25).
Sources said the three were on their way to their house after shopping when the truck hit their bike killing all of them on the spot.
Soon after the incident, the driver of the truck fled the spot.
Police rushed to the spot and began investigation. Angry locals staged a road blockade protesting against the incident.