Two Killed In Truck Collision On NH 55 In Angul

Angul: Two people were killed in a collision between two trucks on National Highway 55 (NH 55) near Bhagirathipur under Jarapada police station in Angul district.

Sources said a truck rammed into another stationary coal-laden truck in today early morning. Upon intimation officials of police and fire service department arrived. The officials tried to rescue driver and helper stuck in the coal-laden truck, but the duo had succumbed by then.

The deceased are yet to be identified. A probe is underway.