Cuttack: Two persons were killed and two injured after a tanker truck rammed into a lassi shop located on Jagatpur – Kendrapada road here today.
The incident took place at around 4 pm when 10 to 12 persons were standing near the lassi shop. The driver of the speeding tanker lorry lost control of the wheels and steered to his left.
The vehicle rammed into the lassi shop killing one customer on the spot. Three others who were critically injured were shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital.
One woman was declared dead at SCB MCH. The police have seized the vehicle and launched a search for the driver who has fled.