Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Angul, Aug 28:
At least four persons were killed and 15 others were injured as a Boinda-bound private bus overturned near Kanjara in Odisha’s Angul district at around 11 pm tonight.
As per reports, the driver of the private bus, Krishna Travels, lost control over the wheel as a result of which it overturned.
While four persons were killed, 15 other passengers in the bus sustained injuries and were rushed to the nearby hospital for treatment. The condition of some of the injured passengers is stated to be critical.
Meanwhile, police reached the spot and have begun rescue operations.
Following the incident, the road was blocked for a brief while. The police personnel with the help of locals helped clear the road blockade.
The bodies have been recovered and sent for post-mortem, sources said.