Two students were killed and another sustained injuries as their bike collided with a truck at the Urania Bridge in Jorabat, Ri Bhoi district.
The deceased were students of Don Bosco University, Sonapur and are identified as Kethosetou of Nagaland and Shreyan Roy of Assam. The injured student of the same university was identified as Kethossetuo Kratsutsu of Nagaland.
Police said the incident occurred at around 3 pm today when the students were travelling from Guwahati towards Sonapur in their motorbike bearing registration number AS 01EJ 7870. When they reached the bridge they collided head-on with a truck bearing registration number NL 01 AE 1887.
The injured student was admitted to the GMC Hospital for medical attention.