Rayagada: In a tragic incident, a woman got killed on the spot when a speeding truck ran over her while she was crossing the highway last night.
Enraged villagers immediately staged a road blockade demanding compensation. Till the filling of the report, the blockade was not lifted while police rushed to the spot and tried to pacify the peeved public.
A stream of heavy vehicles was noticed trailing behind and vehicular movement got totally disrupted today on both sides of the highway due to the agitation.
As per reports, the deceased woman has been identified as Bami Pushika of Jhimiriguda village under Bisumcuttack Police Station (PS) limits.