Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Rayagada, Sept 17:
In a tragic incident, six persons were killed and another person seriously injured when a Bolero jeep in which they were travelling, collided with a road-side tree near Kudupadara village under Bisamcuttack police station limits in Odisha’s Rayagada district late on Tuesday night.
According to reports, a Bolero jeep was on its way to Balimela from Phulbani when the driver lost control of the speeding vehicle and hit a roadside tree.
While six persons died on the spot, one person was seriously injured.
Following information, police rushed to the spot and admitted the injured persons to the Bisamcuttak hospital for treatment.
The post mortem of the deceased would be held today, police said.