Jajpur: A labourer died after a truck overturned near Abhayapur village in the Bandola-Endarpada road of Darpana Tehsil in Jajpur district last night.
The overloaded truck (OD-04-D-6798 ) allegedly involved in the illegal transport of Laterite stones fell off the other side of the road when the driver of the truck lost control over of the vehicle resulting death of a labourer on the spot.
According to sources, the deceased belongs to the same village where the incident took place. However, the real identity of the victim is yet to be ascertained.
On receiving the information about the incident, Bairi Police immediately rushed to the spot and recovered the dead body. Later on, police started further probe into the matter.