Bhubaneswar: As many as three persons were killed when the car they were travelling in collided with truck from behind near Satsang Vihar area on Saturday night.
The deceased have been identified as Kumar Chandan, Debashis Mishra and Parshuram Harichandan. All the three were reportedly residents of Bhubaneswar.
While Chandan was reportedly an Engineer, Debasish and Parshuram were Software Engineer and Merchant Navy Officer respectively.
As per reports, the deceased were travelling to Rasulgarh from Jaydev Vihar at a high-speed when the mishap occurred. The intensity of the collision was so high that the front portion of the car was completed damaged.
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Following the collision, the car even caught fire while the trio sustained burn injuries before they were rushed to Capital hospital by Saheed Nagar police. Later, all the three persons were declared brought dead by doctors on their arrival at the hospital.
Meanwhile, police have reportedly started an investigation in connection with the incident.