Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Soro, May 31:

In a tragic incident, three persons were killed and three others injured when an ambulance in which they were travelling hit a stationary truck near Simulia on NH-5 in Odisha’s Balasore district early this morning.



The injured were admitted to Markana hospital in Bhadrak, sources said.

According to reports, the ambulance was on its way to Medinipur in West Bengal from Bhubaneswar. The mishap took place when the ill-fated vehicle dashed into a stationary truck from behind near Simulia killing three persons on the spot and injuring three others grievously. All of them belong to Medinipur, sources said.

On being informed about the accident, police reached the spot and started investigation.