Balasore/Paradip, 05/11/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : Two persons were killed while nine others sustained injuries in separate road accidents in Balasore and Jagatsinghpur districts on Sunday.
In Balasore, a person died and nine others were injured after a speeding truck rammed into a car on National Highway-60 near Unida. Those injured were admitted to Jaleswar and district headquarters hospitals.
In another incident, a woman was mowed down by a truck near Tariniguda Chhack at Paradip in Jagatsinghpur district. The deceased has been identified as Lucky Parida.
Following the accident, an irate mob staged a road blockade near the accident spot demanding immediate construction of speed breakers and deployment of adequate traffic personnel in the locality.