More than 25 cows killed as cattle laden truck overturns
Balasore: More than 25 cows were killed as cattle laden truck overturned at Alalpur road under Jaleswar Police limits here on Monday.
Reports suggest that the truck was illegally transporting the cattle from West Bengal. For some unknown reason, the truck lost control and overturned. This resulted in the death of more than 25 cows in the container. The exact number of cows killed is yet to be ascertained.
Another 35 cows were left critical after the accident. They are being given necessary treatment.
Incidentally, the truck driver and helper absconded from the scene.
There was unrest in the area after the fateful incident. Jaleswar police arrived on the scene and have begun an investigation.