Keonjhar: In a tragic incident, at least four people were killed and five were injured after a head-on collision between an auto rickshaw and truck here this morning.
The injured persons were rushed to the district headquarters hospital. Among injured persons, one is said to be in critical condition.
The incident took place at around 9 am near Dangapani in Keonjhar district.
According to reports, the auto rickshaw carrying several passengers from Danla village rammed into a truck coming from opposite direction.
The auto hit the truck while it was trying to overtake another truck following which four persons died on the spot. The auto was completely damaged.