Boudh: A private bus overturned near Thidika under Purunakatak police limits in Odisha’s Boudh district late last night killing a passenger and injuring at least 30 others.
The ill-fated vehicle, bearing registration number OD 20C 9877, was on the way to Sinapali from Cuttack. The driver of the bus reportedly lost control over the wheels around 2 AM on National Highway-57 following which it skidded off the road and turned turtle.
The deceased passenger, identified as Sarada Bal of Khariar Road, was crushed to death inside the bus after the accident.
On being informed about the mishap, police and Fire personnel reached the spot, rescued the injured ones and admitted them to the district headquarters hospital for treatment.