2 killed, 5 injured in fatal road accident in Odisha’s Jajpur town
In a tragic incident, two people lost their lives while five others were reported critical after a car hit an auto in Jajpur town of Odisha.
Jajpur: In a tragic incident, two people lost their lives while five others were reported critical after an unidentified vehicle hit an auto, said reliable reports in this regard. The road accident took place in Jajpur town of Odisha.
Reports from reliable sources that the road accident took place during the late night hours of Monday. The road accident in Jajpur town took place on National Highway-16 near Panikoili.
Reportedly, the passenger carrying auto was on its way to Puri from Bhadrak when an overspeeding vehicle hit the auto, causing the fatal accident. Two people died on the spot while five others were reported critical.
The identity of the deceased people is yet to be ascertained. Further, the details of the car are yet to be found out as well. Investigation into the matter is underway. Further details awaited.