Bargarh: In a fatal road mishap four youth were murdered in a bicycle van crash at Baijapada on Bargarh Barpali-Bolangir street. One more youth has also been harmed in the mishap.
According to sources, the incident occurred when three youths were going from Barapali on a bike. While on their way, they collided head-on with a pick-up van coming from the opposite direction. All the three youths died on the spot along with the helper of the pick-up van.
The driver who was seriously injured in the accident has been shifted to hospital.
The accident triggered tension in the locality, as angry locals staged a road blockade on Barapali-Bolangir road demanding compensation to the kin of the victims.