2 SBI employees killed in accident in Angul

Angul: In a tragic incident, two State Bank of India (SBI) employees were killed and one injured in a road accident late Saturday night. The deceased have been identified as Subhankar Ashirbad Sahu and Surathi Sahu.

According to reports, the incident occurred when the car in which Subhankar and Surathi were travelling, turned turtle after being hit by another speeding vehicle near Panjara under Jarapada police limits in the district.

Subhankar and Sarathi succumbed to their injuries on the spot while the injured, identified as Tapas Ranjan Pradhan, has been admitted to the district hospital and his condition is said to be stable, said the investigating officer Gayadhara Behera.

“We have sent the bodies for post-mortem and further investigation into the incident would be carried out on the basis of the report,” added Behera.