Bhubaneswar, Oct 20 (UNI) In a tragic incident, as many as six persons including a minor girl and three women were killed in a head on collision between a bike and a car on the Bhubaneswar-Puri National Highway near Gudiapokhari on the outskirts of the capital city Bhubaneswar last night.
Police sources here said, all the six died on the spot. While two persons riding on the bike died on the spot, four people travelling in the car died of asphyxiation after the car rolled down the National highway and fell in to the water of a roadside nullaha.
Soon after the accident, the local people rushed two persons to capital hospital but the doctors declared them as brought dead.
Later, the Fire brigade personnel retrieved the bodies from the car and sent them to the hospital for post mortem.
Police sources said the four people died in the car included a man who was driving, two women and a child.