Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Balasore, Jan 2:

As many as 19 persons sustained injuries when a bus and a truck collided on NH-60 at Mirigimundi under Rupsa police limits in Odisha’s Balasore district today.


The victims were admitted to Rupsa hospital and eight of them were shifted to Balasore district headquarters hospital as their condition deteriorated.

According to reports, the accident took place when the bus which was on its way to Balasore from Basta was hit by a speeding truck from rear.

The two damaged vehicles were later removed from the road using a crane.