1 killed, 8 injured in passenger bus overturn in Boudh
Boudh: At least one person was killed and eight others sustained injuries after a passenger bus overturned near Chharichhak area on NH-57 in the district today.
As per the report, the mishap took place early in the morning while the passenger bus namely ‘Jai Mata Di’ en-route to Khariar from Cuttack lost balance and overturned near Marding on the highway. It is suspected that the driver of the vehicle lost control over the wheels following which the mishap took place.
All the injured were rushed to Purunakatak Community Health Centre (CHC) following the mishap and two of them shifted to VIMSAR in Burla due to critical condition later.
Police have reached the spot and seized the mangled vehicle.